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Desmoplastic Fibroma of the Ulna A Case Report

Thirupathi, Ramaya, G.; Vuletin, J., C.; Wadwa, Ram; Ballah, S.

Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research: October 1983 - Volume 179 - Issue - p 231–239
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This report of desmoplastic fibroma of bone (DFB) in the left ulna represents the 56th published case of the neoplasm. To the best of the authors' knowledge, the present case is the first instance of this type of excision of the distal ulna performed for DFB with a metallic prosthesis and successful restoration of distal radial ulnar anatomy and function.

Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopaedics and the Department of Pathology, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn, New York.

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