Familial occurrence of osteosarcoma: A case report and review of the literature

Axel Hillmann, Toshihumi Ozaki, Winfried Winkelmann

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We treated two cases of osteosarcoma in siblings. After intensive chemotherapy and surgery, both patients are alive after 9 and 4 years without any signs of disease. We report the course of disease in these patients in detail and review the literature on 59 patients with familial osteosarcomas.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)497-502
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Cancer Research and Clinical Oncology
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research
  • Oncology

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