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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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 280 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Laryngeal chondrosarcoma--ten years of experience.
 

Author(s): José Fernando dos Santos Oliveira, Francisco António Pinto Lopes Branquinho, Ana Rita Raposeiro Tomé Nobre Monteiro, Maria Edite Correia Castro Portugal, Arnaldo Manuel Ferreira Silva Guimarães

Journal: Braz J Otorhinolaryngol. ;80(4):354-8.

 

Laryngeal involvement by cartilaginous tumors is rare. However, although accounting for only 1% of laryngeal tumor pathology, they are the most frequently occurring non-epithelial neoplasms. The most probable location is the endolaryngeal surface of the cricoid cartilage. Their symptoms ...

Last Updated: 3 Sep 2014

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Paeonol suppresses chondrosarcoma metastasis through up-regulation of miR-141 by modulating PKCδ and c-Src signaling pathway.
 

Author(s): Chi-Ting Horng, Po-Chuen Shieh, Tzu-Wei Tan, Wei-Hung Yang, Chih-Hsin Tang

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Chondrosarcoma, a primary malignant bone cancer, has potential for local invasion and distant metastasis, especially to the lungs. Patients diagnosed with it show poor prognosis. Paeonol (2'-hydroxy-4'-methoxyacetophenone), the main active compound of traditional Chinese remedy Paeonia ...

Last Updated: 4 Jul 2014

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Malawer limb salvage surgery for the treatment of scapular chondrosarcoma.
 

Author(s): Fei Chang, Guang-Yao Liu, Qiao Zhang, Gang Lin, Hong Huang, De-Sheng Duan, Jin-Cheng Wang

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Chondrosarcoma is a common malignant bone tumor, which accounts for 20% of all malignant bone tumors. It often occurs in the long bones, but the incidence of scapular chondrosarcoma is rare. Here, we describe a case of a large chondrosarcoma occurring in the scapula which was treated ...

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2014

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 27 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A giant falcine chondrosarcoma: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Yan-Wu Yang, Shuang Liu, Xiang Wang, Qing Mao

Journal: Neurol India. ;62(2):214-6.

 

Last Updated: 14 May 2014

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Primary chondrosarcoma of the breast: a case presentation and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Sanaa Errarhay, Mohamed Fetohi, Samia Mahmoud, Hanane Saadi, Chahrazed Bouchikhi, Abdelaziz Banani

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Mammary sarcomas are uncommon tumors. When tumors like malignant cystosarcomaphyllodes and metaplastic carcinoma, where malignant cartilaginous areas may be present, are excluded, only nine cases have been reported to date.We report another case of primary chondrosarcoma of the breast ...

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2013

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Chondrosarcoma in childhood: the radiologic and clinical conundrum.
 

Author(s): Susan M Mosier, Tanvi Patel, Karen Strenge, Andrew D Mosier

Journal: J Radiol Case Rep. 2012 Dec;6(12):32-42.

 

Less than 10% of chondrosarcomas occur in children. In addition, as little as 0.5% of low-grade chondrosarcomas arise secondarily from benign chondroid lesions. The presence of focal pain is often used to crudely distinguish a chondrosarcoma (which is usually managed with wide surgical ...

Last Updated: 31 Jan 2013

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Study of Pazopanib in the Treatment of Surgically Unresectable or Metastatic Chondrosarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chondrosarcoma; Metastatic Chondrosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2015

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Proton Therapy for Chordomas and/or Chondrosarcomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chordomas; Chondrosarcomas

 

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2015

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chondrosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 10 Feb 2015

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