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Table 3 The influence of different clinical factors on the healing rates

From: Solitary bone cyst: a comparison of treatment options with special reference to their long-term outcome

Location Conservative Steroids IN IN + steroids Curettage + bone
(n = 22) (n = 41) (n = 8) (n = 54) Graft (n = 8)
Humerus 8 (4) 20 (8) 3 (1) 27 (4) 1
Femur 3 (1) 13 (3) 5 (3) 26 (8) 2
Tibia   Tibia   1 2
Fibula 3 (1) 2 (1)    
Radius 1 1    
Calcaneus 6 1    1
Os pubis 1 1 (1)    1
Os ilium   1    1