Feature Question

(OBQ13-127) A 65-year-old community-ambulatory patient complains of constant left hip pain that affects her activities of daily living. Biopsy demonstrates recurrent metastatic tumor seen in Figure A. Life expectancy is estimated at 1 year. Recent radiographs are shown in Figures B and C. What is the most appropriate treatment option? REVIEW TOPIC
FIGURES: A   B   C      

1. Radiotherapy.
2. Curettage, cemented dynamic hip screw fixation and radiotherapy.
3. Curettage, cancellous bone grafting, cephalomedullary fixation and radiotherapy.
4. Proximal femoral resection, replacement with allo-prosthetic composite and radiotherapy.
5. Cemented hemiarthroplasty and radiotherapy.

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