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Table 1 Review of past reports with at least 20 patients who have undergone forequarter amputation

From: Recurrent malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor presenting as an asymptomatic intravenous thrombus extending to the heart: a case report

Reference Year N Histology Survival
Fanous et al. [36] 1976 21 15 sarcoma, 6 carcinoma 5 year OS 25% (C)
Bahgia et al. [34] 1997 20 18 sarcoma, 2 carcinoma 5 year OS: 21%, 30% (C)
Rickelt et al. [35] 2009 40 28 sarcoma, 10 carcinoma, 2 ulcer 5 year OS: 38% for all, 41% for sarcoma
Puhaindran et al. [37] 2012 26 Sarcoma & carcinoma 1 year OS 42 %
Elsner et al. [38] 2016 30 26 sarcoma, 4 carcinoma 5 year OS 39% (C)
Tsuda et al. [39] 2020 40 Bone sarcomas 5 year OS 30%
     C: Curative procedure