Chondrosarcoma

Common Name(s)

Chondrosarcoma

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Sarcoma Alliance

The Sarcoma Alliance strives to improve the lives of people affected by sarcoma through accurate diagnosis, improved access to care, guidance, education and support.

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Chondrosarcoma" for support, advocacy or research.

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Sarcoma Alliance

The Sarcoma Alliance strives to improve the lives of people affected by sarcoma through accurate diagnosis, improved access to care, guidance, education and support.

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Last Updated: 20 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 414 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

In vitro engineering of human 3D chondrosarcoma: a preclinical model relevant for investigations of radiation quality impact.
 

Author(s): Dounia Houria Hamdi, Sofia Barbieri, François Chevalier, Jean-Emmanuel Groetz, Florence Legendre, Magali Demoor, Philippe Galera, Jean-Louis Lefaix, Yannick Saintigny

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The benefit of better ballistic and higher efficiency of carbon ions for cancer treatment (hadron-therapy) is asserted since decades, especially for unresectable or resistant tumors like sarcomas. However, hadron-therapy with carbon ions stays underused and raises some concerns about ...

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2015

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The expression of miR-181a-5p and miR-371b-5p in chondrosarcoma.
 

Author(s): S Mutlu, H Mutlu, S Kirkbes, S Eroglu, Y S Kabukcuoglu, F Kabukcuoglu, T M Duymus, M ISık, M Ulasli

Journal: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2015 Jul;19(13):2384-8.

 

Chondrosarcomas are malignant tumors of chondrocytes that affect bones and joints, and it represents the third most common type of primary bone tumors. Chondrosarcoma is difficult to treat because it is relatively resistant to both chemotherapy and radiation. Thus, surgery remains ...

Last Updated: 28 Jul 2015

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Breast Metastasis of Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma: A Case Report.
 

Author(s): Sandeep Singh Lubana, Tayyaba Bashir, Sandeep S Tuli, Margaret M Kemeny, David M Heimann

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Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma is a unique and distinct clinicopathological entity in terms of its origin, morphology, and biologic behavior. Despite being a slow-growing tumor, it has a high rate of local recurrences and history of metastases to uncommon sites like the mandible, ...

Last Updated: 1 Jul 2015

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 43 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Extra-skeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma: report of a case and review of literature].
 

Author(s): Youness Sasbou, Abdelkarim Rhanim, Younes Mhammdi, Mustapha Nkaoui, Ahmed El Bardouni, Mohammed Saleh Berrada, Morad El Yaacoubi

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Last Updated: 18 Jul 2015

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Chondrosarcoma of the larynx: report of two cases and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Qinying Wang, Haihong Chen, Shuihong Zhou

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Primary chondroid tumors of the larynx represent less than 1% of all laryngeal tumors. Most of them are chondromas and they often involve to the cricoid cartilage. They are characterized by a low tendency to metastatic diffusion (low grade). The treatment of choice is surgery, which ...

Last Updated: 14 May 2015

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Mesenchymal chondrosarcoma of bone and soft tissue: a systematic review of 107 patients in the past 20 years.
 

Author(s): Jie Xu, Dasen Li, Lu Xie, Shun Tang, Wei Guo

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Mesenchymal chondrosarcoma(MCS) is a rare high-grade variant of chondrosarcoma. Consensus has not been reached on its optimal management. Resection with wide margins is usually recommended, but the effect of margins has been demonstrated by little positive evidence. Moreover, the ...

Last Updated: 8 Apr 2015

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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A Phase II Study of EVEROLIMUS in Patients With Primary or Relapsed Chondrosarcomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chondrosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 8 Jun 2015

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Trial of Pazopanib in Patients With Solitary Fibrous Tumor and Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Solitary Fibrous Tumor; Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 3 Oct 2014

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