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

miR-125b acts as a tumor suppressor in chondrosarcoma cells by the sensitization to doxorubicin through direct targeting the ErbB2-regulated glucose metabolism.
 

Author(s): Xian-ye Tang, Wei Zheng, Min Ding, Kai-jin Guo, Feng Yuan, Hu Feng, Bin Deng, Wei Sun, Yang Hou, Lu Gao

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Chondrosarcoma is the second most common type of primary bone malignancy in the United States after osteosarcoma. Surgical resections of these tumors are the only effective treatment to chondrosarcoma patients due to their resistance to conventional chemo- and radiotherapy. In this ...

Last Updated: 11 Mar 2016

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Primary chondrosarcoma in the young.
 

Author(s): B N Gayathri, T N Suresh, M L Harendra Kumar, H S Arun

Journal: Indian J Cancer. ;52(3):260-1.

 

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2016

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[Secondary chondrosarcoma of rare fibular location: report of a case].
 

Author(s): Soufiane Guelzim, Ahmed El Bardouni

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Last Updated: 18 Feb 2016

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 48 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Chondrosarcoma of chest wall metastasising to the larynx: Case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Ashish Singhal, Charu Mahajan, Rahat Hadi, Namrata P Awasthi

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. ;11(3):658.

 

Chondrosarcoma is the most common malignant tumor of the chest wall. Most patients present with painful progressive swelling in the anterior chest wall arising from the costochondrosternal junction. CT scan with intravenous contrast is the investigation of choice. Wide excision with ...

Last Updated: 13 Oct 2015

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Paravertebral extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Fatima Zahra Farhane, Zineb Alami, Touria Bouhafa, Abderrahmane Elmazghi, Khalid Hassouni

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The extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma (CME) is a rare malignant soft tissue tumour described as a distinct clinical, histological, immunohistochemical, genetical and evolutive entity. It represents only 2.5% of soft tissue sarcomas. Its individualization is important because it ...

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2015

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[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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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Proton Radiation for Chordomas and Chondrosarcomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chordomas; Chondrosarcomas

 

Last Updated: 7 Dec 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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