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

Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma of the thigh in a child: a case report.
 

Author(s): Zainal Abidin Ibrahim, Wai Hoong Chan, Siong Lung Wong, Eng Joe Ong, M Zulkarnaen A Narihan

Journal: J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong). 2014 Dec;22(3):423-6.

 

Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma (EMC) is aggressive in children. The condition in children differs to that in adults and to skeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma. We report on a 9-year-old girl with EMC in her left thigh. She underwent above-knee amputation. Five months later, a small ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 2014

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Management of renal extraskeletal mesenchymal chondrosarcoma.
 

Author(s): Vitalie Gherman, Ciprian Tomuleasa, Catalina Bungardean, Nicolae Crisan, Victor-Dan Ona, Bogdan Feciche, Alexandru Irimie, Ioan Coman

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Primary mesenchymal chondrosarcoma of the kidney is an extremely rare malignant tumor. To our best knowledge, only 9 such cases have been reported so far.

Last Updated: 30 Dec 2014

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Evaluating the role of PTH in promotion of chondrosarcoma cell proliferation and invasion by inhibiting primary cilia expression.
 

Author(s): Wei Xiang, Ting Jiang, Fengjing Guo, Tao Xu, Chen Gong, Peng Cheng, Libo Zhao, Weiting Cheng, Kai Xu

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Chondrosarcoma is characterized by secretion of a cartilage-like matrix, with high proliferation ability and metastatic potential. Previous studies have shown that parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTHrP) has a close relationship with various tumor types. The objectives of this ...

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2014

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 32 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Intralesional curettage and cementation for low-grade chondrosarcoma of long bones: retrospective study and literature review.
 

Author(s): Musa Ugur Mermerkaya, Senol Bekmez, Fatih Karaaslan, Murat Danisman, Kemal Kosemehmetoglu, Gokhan Gedikoglu, Mehmet Ayvaz, Ahmet Mazhar Tokgozoglu

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Various treatment strategies for low-grade chondrosarcomas with variable outcomes have been reported in the literature. The aim of this study was to assess the oncological and functional outcomes associated with intralesional curettage followed by adjuvant therapy comprising high-speed ...

Last Updated: 24 Nov 2014

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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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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: 24 Jul 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: 8 Jun 2015

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