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Mesh term Limb Salvage

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Orthopedic Procedures
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
Vascular Surgical Procedures

Description

An alternative to amputation in patients with neoplasms, ischemia, fractures, and other limb-threatening conditions. Generally, sophisticated surgical procedures such as vascular surgery and reconstruction are used to salvage diseased limbs.



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