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Prognosis of Adamantinoma of Long Bones: A Long-Term Follow-Up Study

Khodamorad Jamshidi 1 , Sam Hajialilo Sami 1 , Farshad Abolghasemzadeh Ahangar 1 , * and Nariman Latifi 1
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1 Bone and Joint Reconstruction Research Center, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Shafa Orthopedic Journal: May 31, 2016, 3 (2); e4461
  • Published Online: May 2, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 26, 2015
  • Revised: January 13, 2016
  • Accepted: April 15, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/soj-4461

To Cite: Jamshidi K, Hajialilo Sami S, Abolghasemzadeh Ahangar F, Latifi N. Prognosis of Adamantinoma of Long Bones: A Long-Term Follow-Up Study, Shafa Ortho J. 2016 ; 3(2):e4461. doi: 10.17795/soj-4461.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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