Helpful Articles

Here you will find a number of articles written by Stanmore Implants, to help you understand more about the JTS implant. Please click on each of the links below to read more information.

Tumors In Children

Cancer of the bone is very rare. Typically, just 8 out of 1 million people suffer from this type of cancer. There are a variety of cancers (tumors) which are associated with bone. Patients with bone tumors are typically younger.
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What is Limb Sparing Surgery?

Limb sparing surgery (also known as limb salvage surgery or limb preservation surgery) is performed to remove cancer, avoiding amputation.  Typically a length of shaft bone with one or rarely two bone joints are removed.
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What are the Alternatives?

There are a number of alternatives of limb restoration techniques available: Implant – these are also known as massive implants, megaprostheses, tumor prostheses, and endoprostheses.
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What is Rotationplasty?

Rotationplasty is an alternative surgical procedure to limb sparing surgery. The procedure is most commonly advocated for young patients with bone cancer of the the distal femur (lower end of the thigh bone).
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Rotationplasty & Amputation Comparisons

Each patient has their own unique requirements with respect to their age, the location and type of tumor, their prognosis and very importantly their requirements, desires and wishes and those of their family.
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Helpful Articles

Here you will find a number of articles written by Stanmore Implants, to help you understand more about the JTS implant. Please click on each of the links below to read more information.

Tumors In Children

Cancer of the bone is very rare. Typically, just 8 out of 1 million people suffer from this type of cancer. There are a variety of cancers (tumors) which are associated with bone. Patients with bone tumors are typically younger.
Read more >>
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 

What is Limb Sparing Surgery?

Limb sparing surgery (also known as limb salvage surgery or limb preservation surgery) is performed to remove cancer, avoiding amputation.  Typically a length of shaft bone with one or rarely two bone joints are removed.
Read more >>
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

What are the Alternatives?

There are a number of alternatives of limb restoration techniques available: Implant – these are also known as massive implants, megaprostheses, tumor prostheses, and endoprostheses.
Read more >>
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

What is Rotationplasty?

Rotationplasty is an alternative surgical procedure to limb sparing surgery. The procedure is most commonly advocated for young patients with bone cancer of the the distal femur (lower end of the thigh bone).
Read more >>
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

Rotationplasty & Amputation Comparisons

Each patient has their own unique requirements with respect to their age, the location and type of tumor, their prognosis and very importantly their requirements, desires and wishes and those of their family.
Read more >>

Watch our real life stories about the JTS implant

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