A Case of Giant Cell Tumor of the Fibula

Authors

  • João Martins Gama Pathology Department. Hospitais da Universidade de Coimbra. Unidade Local de Saúde de Coimbra. Coimbra; Institute of Biomedical Sciences Abel Salazar (ICBAS-UP). Universidade do Porto. Porto.
  • Rui Caetano Oliveira Biophysics Institute. Faculdade de Medicina. Universidade de Coimbra. Coimbra; Coimbra Institute for Clinical and Biomedical Research (iCBR). Faculdade de Medicina. Universidade de Coimbra. Coimbra; Center of Investigation in Environment, Genetics and Oncobiology (CIMAGO). Faculdade de Medicina. Universidade de Coimbra. Coimbra.
  • José Casanova Coimbra Institute for Clinical and Biomedical Research (iCBR). Faculdade de Medicina. Universidade de Coimbra. Coimbra; Center of Investigation in Environment, Genetics and Oncobiology (CIMAGO). Faculdade de Medicina. Universidade de Coimbra. Coimbra; Tumor Unit of the Locomotor Apparatus (UTAL). Orthopedics Department. Clínica Universitária de Ortopedia. Unidade Local de Saúde de Coimbra.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.20344/amp.21067

Keywords:

Denosumab/therapeutic use, Fibula, Giant Cell Tumor of Bone/drug therapy, Giant Cell Tumor of Bone/pathology

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References

WHO Classification of Tumours Editorial Board. WHO classification of soft tissue and bone tumours 5th. Lyon: IARC Publications; 2020.

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Branstetter DG, Nelson SD, Manivel JC, Blay JY, Chawla S, Thomas DM, et al. Denosumab induces tumor reduction and bone formation in patients with giant-cell tumor of bone. Clin Cancer Res. 2012;18:4415-24.

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Published

2024-05-22

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Martins Gama J, Caetano Oliveira R, Casanova J. A Case of Giant Cell Tumor of the Fibula. Acta Med Port [Internet]. 2024 May 22 [cited 2024 Jul. 25];. Available from: https://www.actamedicaportuguesa.com/revista/index.php/amp/article/view/21067

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