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Soft Tissue Sarcoma Therapy Limb Salvage Rate 81 Percent

Sep 22, 2011 - Tumor necrosis factor-α and melphalan-based isolated limb perfusion therapy has a limb salvage rate of 81 percent in patients with locally advanced extremity soft tissue sarcomas who would have otherwise undergone amputation, according to a study published online Sept. 19 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.



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