Monday, February 15, 2016

“For International Childhood Cancer Day, we’re sharing...



"For International Childhood Cancer Day, we're sharing this case of a 10-year-old boy with Ewing's Sarcoma who underwent limb salvage therapy. Here is the patient's femur. It was removed, treated with liquid nitrogen to kill remaining tumor cells, and then reimplanted. After surgery, recovery in the ICU, and chemotherapy, the patient is now able to ride his bike again. Thank you to all the healthcare professionals who treat and support children and adolescents with cancer like this every day." By figure1 on Instagram



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