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Volume 7, Issue 2, Pages 79-80
Case Report

Distal Recurrence of Periosteal Osteosarcoma After Complete Excision of Proximal Primary Tumour With Good Excision Margins

Southmead Hospital, Redland, Bristol BS6 7EX, USA

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We present this case of an unusual recurrence of a periosteal osteosarcoma in the distal right tibia 2 years after a successful proximal right tibia primary periosteal osteosarcoma excision with a successful fibular graft. This recurrence lead to a right below-knee amputation.