Limb Salvage Surgery

Limb Salvage Surgery

Limb Salvage Surgery

In this podcast, Terrance Peabody, MD, will discuss the treatment of tumors that affect the musculoskeletal system as a primary tumor or a metastatic tumor. He will emphasize a multidisciplinary approach in treating bone cancer that involves medical oncology, radiation oncology and surgery.

Dr. Peabody also will explain the process involved with limb salvage surgery as opposed to amputation for malignant tumors of the bone and muscles.

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Terrance Peabody, MD, is chair of Orthopaedic Surgery at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and is the Edwin Warner Ryerson Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

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Recorded 12/27/2011