Restoring limb length after bone cancer surgery

Restoring limb length after bone cancer surgery

Bone oncology is a complex disease that requires a doctor to have the appropriate work experience and skills. Specialists possess such qualities at Tel Aviv Medical Clinic. Due to the peculiarities of the location of the formations, the operations associated with trauma. However, the doctors of our clinic are considered the best in the world and use organ-preserving interventions. It must not be forgotten that oncological diseases are aggressive and spread rapidly throughout the body. Therefore, it is so important to consult a specialist in time if dangerous signs occur

When to consult a doctor

The following signs of pathology are cause for concern:

  • bone deformation;
  • Availability of seals;
  • The occurrence of lameness;
  • The presence of pain, which intensifies at night;
  • Increase in body temperature;
  • General malaise;
  • Weight loss.

An experienced specialist will conduct the necessary diagnostics using instrumental and laboratory research methods.

Features of the treatment of the disease at Tel Aviv Medical Clinic

The specialists of our clinic have all the necessary skills for the treatment of pathology. We use modern equipment and unique methods of therapy. Our employees undergo specialized training annually. Hospital wards are equipped with everything necessary for the recovery of patients. It is worth noting that the clinic has established rates at the state level. Thus, you get high-quality services at an affordable price. If necessary, our medical staff will help to contact charitable foundations.

The following treatment options most commonly used:

  • Surgical intervention;
  • chemotherapy;
  • radiation exposure;
  • targeted therapy;
  • Immunotherapy;
  • Radiosurgery.

How is limb length restoration performed?

However, many patients of the clinic may face the problem of shortening the limb, which can lead to lameness, distortion of the spine, disruption of the internal organs. To prevent the child from being doomed to a disability, our specialists use high-tech endoprostheses that completely compensate for a bone defect after surgical removal of the formation. Such a prosthesis made of safe material that will last for many years for your baby.