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Definition / general
- Report extent of necrosis in resected osteosarcomas (recommended to take one slide of entire tumor, decalcify and embed)
- Consider cells viable if in doubt
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Fibrosis, granulation tissue, frank necrosis, dense bone formation within marrow cavity