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The Usefulness of Latissimus Dorsi Transfer for Reconstruction for Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma in the Infraspinatus Muscle Region: A Case Report

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106–9

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Malignant fibrous histiocytoma (MFH) is a type of highly malignant soft tissue sarcoma with a predilection for the extremities of adults. We report a patient with MFH in the infraspinatus muscle for which wide resection including total resection of the infraspinatus muscle was performed, followed by transfer of the latissimus dorsi muscle for shoulder reconstruction in a one-stage operation with good postoperative function.

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e-Published: 01 Oct, 2013

Simultaneous Rupture of Bilateral Quadriceps Tendon and Rotator Cuff Tear: A Case Report

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204–6


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This is a case report of a patient who sustained both a bilateral quadriceps tendon rupture and a complete rotator cuff tear. Overuse is a known risk factor for rotator cuff tears, but this case suggests that it can also be a risk factor for quadriceps tendon rupture.

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e-Published: 19 Aug, 2013
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