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 289 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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Elevated levels of Dickkopf-1 are associated with β-catenin accumulation and poor prognosis in patients with chondrosarcoma.
 

Author(s): Changbao Chen, Hua Zhou, Xiaolin Zhang, Xinlong Ma, Zhongjun Liu, Xiaoguang Liu

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Dickkopf-1 (DKK1) is an antagonist of Wnt/β-catenin signaling implicated in tumorigenesis. However, the biological role of DKK1 and β-catenin involved in chondrosarcoma has not been sufficiently investigated. This study was designed to investigate the expression profiles of DKK1 ...

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2014

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A multiplanar complex resection of a low-grade chondrosarcoma of the distal femur guided by K-wires previously inserted under CT-guide: a case report.
 

Author(s): Carmine Zoccali, Barbara Rossi, Virginia Ferraresi, Vincenzo Anelli, Alessandro Rita,

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In muscular skeletal oncology aiming to achieve wide surgical margin is one of the main factors influencing patient prognosis. In cases where lesions are either meta or epiphyseal, surgery most often compromises joint integrity and stability because muscles, tendons and ligaments ...

Last Updated: 20 Aug 2014

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 30 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Primary chondrosarcoma of breast--cytology with histopathological correlation: a rare case report with review of literature.
 

Author(s): Sankappa P Sinhasan, K V Bharathi, Ramachandra V Bhat, Simon David Dasiah

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;57(2):311-3.

 

Malignant mesenchymal tumors of the breast other than angiosarcoma are extremely rare and comprise <0.5% of breast tumors. Primary chondrosarcoma of the breast is an extremely rare entity and only 10 cases are reported as single case reports in literature until date. A diagnosis of ...

Last Updated: 19 Jun 2014

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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 laryngeal clear cell chondrosarcoma: report of a case and literature review.
 

Author(s): John Alexander, Paul E Wakely

Journal: Head Neck Pathol. 2014 ;8(3):307-10.

 

We present an example of clear cell chondrosarcoma (CCC) arising in the thyroid cartilage, and review the literature regarding this neoplasm in the larynx. This patient has no evidence of disease 3 years post hemilaryngectomy. Although rare and morphologically distinct, CCC follows ...

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2014

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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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