Acta Ortopédica Mexicana

Rico MG, Beltrán OA, Linares GLM, Aiello CV, Ochoa FJ, Fernando Badillo Vera
A new technique for reconstruction after partial internal hemi-pelvectomy
Acta Ortop Mex 2000; 14 (6)

Language: Español
References: 7
Page: 470-474
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The conservative surgery of located bony tumors in pelvis, represents a challenge for the medical surgical team, of which demands an unquestionable experience. The innominate resection type II, II-A to and the IIA + IIIA has severe problems for reconstruction fince the remainig bone is a thin layer, with an irregular anatomy that prevents to make a stable and sound osteosynthesis. The objective of the present work is to demonstrate a new technique of reconstruction for the internal partial hemipelvectomy, by the use of a “Y” nail blocked with bolts to femur and with wires the iliac. This is a preliminary report of 2 patients. The advantages with this method are: to achieve an femoro iliac arthrodesis, or at least a non painful pseudoarthrosis; it doesn’t leave important shortening of the extremity and the patient returns quickly to their daily activities.

Key words: pelvis, neoplasms, surgery, hip.


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