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Table 1 Three patients (17.6%) suffered from a wound complication post-operatively, all of which were treated conservatively

From: The treatment of periarticular soft tissue sarcoma following neo-adjuvant radiotherapy: a cohort study

Gender Age Diagnosis Site of tumour Complication Management Duration
M 83 Myxofibrosarcoma Right forearm/wrist Dehiscence part of SSG Secondary intention, antibiotics 5 weeks
M 54 Myxoid Liposarcoma Left calf/ankle Wound dehiscence Secondary intention, antibiotics 4 months
F 77 Spindle Cell Sarcoma Left wrist/forearm Superficial infection Oral augmentin 1 week