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

[Soft tissue chondrosarcoma occurred in the left parotid region: a case report].
 

Author(s): Shen Ting, Zhang Lina, Geng Ning, Tang Yaling, Qin Danqing, Ren Dongping, Chen Yu

Journal: Hua Xi Kou Qiang Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2015 Feb;33(1):104-6.

 

Chondrosarcoma is extremely rare in maxillofacial soft tissue. A case diagnosed as well-differentiated chon- drosarcoma in the left parotid region was reported. The clinic pathological features, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis were discussed with the literature review.

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2015

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Effect of pulsed electromagnetic field on MMP-9 and TIMP-1 levels in chondrosarcoma cells stimulated with IL-1β.
 

Author(s): Serife Gokce Caliskan, Mehmet Dincer Bilgin, Leyla Didem Kozaci

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2015 ;16(7):2701-5.

 

Chondrosarcoma, the second most common type of bone malignancy, is characterized by distant metastasis and local invasion. Previous studies have shown that treatment by pulsed electromagnetic field (PEMF) has beneficial effects on various cancer cells. In this study, we investigated ...

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2015

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Oral squamous cell carcinoma of the maxilla, a second malignancy after a right ethmoido-maxillary chondrosarcoma.
 

Author(s): Mircea Suciu, Silviu Horia Morariu, Alina Ormenişan, Radu Ionuţ Grigoraş, Radu Horia Bostan, Simona Mocanu, Mihai Dorin Vartolomei, Ovidiu Simion Cotoi

Journal: Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2014 ;55(3 Suppl):1247-51.

 

Squamous cell carcinoma is defined as an invasive epithelial neoplasm, with variable degrees of squamous differentiation, with or without keratinization. It is origins stand at the level of the keratinized stratified squamous epithelium (skin) or non-keratinized (oral mucosa, esophageal ...

Last Updated: 22 Jan 2015

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 40 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Chondrosarcoma of the nasal cavity in a patient with Maffucci syndrome: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Teresa B Steinbichler, Florian Kral, Susanne Reinold, Herbert Riechelmann

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Maffucci syndrome is a rare, congenital, non-hereditary mesodermal dysplasia, manifested by multiple enchondromas and hemangiomas. Malignant transformation of these lesions is seen in up to 40% of the cases.

Last Updated: 25 Dec 2014

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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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Metastatic pulmonary chondrosarcoma: clinical description and literature review.
 

Author(s): Rosa María Irigaray Canals, Raquel Extremera Fuentes, Amparo Romero Plaza, Antonia Mayol Mateu, David Blanquer Escribano

Journal: Arch. Bronconeumol.. 2015 Jan;51(1):52.

 

Last Updated: 26 Dec 2014

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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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