Skip to main content

Table 1 Surgical classification system of limb-sparing resections of the shoulder girdle

From: Malawer limb salvage surgery for the treatment of scapular chondrosarcoma

Type I Intra-articular proximal humeral resection
Type II Partial scapulectomy
Type III Intra-articular total scapulectomy
Type IV Extra-articular scapular and humeral head resection
Type V Extra-articular humeral and glenoid resection
Type VI Extra-articular humeral and total scapular resection