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. 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.