We're committed to providing you with the very best cancer care, and your safety continues to be a top priority. With this in mind, we’ve put in place many new procedures, including a limited visitor policy and are not allowing patients to have people with them during appointments. This is just one more way of ensuring your safety and that of our staff. Read more
The replacement has been lengthened 72.4 mm (2 7/8 in) to keep up with growth in a teenaged boy who was cured of his osteosarcoma. The device was secured in the femur (thighbone) without cement, relying on the boy’s own bone to grow into the device.