Chondrosarcoma

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

Correlation between survival and tumour characteristics in patients with chondrosarcoma.
 

Author(s): Achmad Fauzi Kamal, Kurniadi Husodo, Yogi Prabowo, Errol Untung Hutagalung

Journal: J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong). 2015 Dec;23(3):365-9.

 

To evaluate the correlation between survival and tumour characteristics in 23 patients with chondrosarcoma.

Last Updated: 30 Dec 2015

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Diacerein retards cell growth of chondrosarcoma cells at the G2/M cell cycle checkpoint via cyclin B1/CDK1 and CDK2 downregulation.
 

Author(s): Birgit Lohberger, Andreas Leithner, Nicole Stuendl, Heike Kaltenegger, Werner Kullich, Bibiane Steinecker-Frohnwieser

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Chondrosarcoma is characterized for its lack of response to conventional cytotoxic chemotherapy, propensity for developing lung metastases, and low rates of survival. Research within the field of development and expansion of new treatment options for unresectable or metastatic diseases ...

Last Updated: 11 Nov 2015

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Atypical giant chondroblastoma mimicking a chondrosarcoma.
 

Author(s): Sunita Dhanda, Santosh Menon, Ashish Gulia

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. ;11(3):660.

 

Chondroblastoma is a rare, benign tumor derived from chondroblasts, commonly presenting in the second decade of life. It is usually found in the epiphysis or apophysis of long bones; however, it may rarely affect flat bones like scapula. Occasionally a histologically typical chondroblastoma ...

Last Updated: 13 Oct 2015

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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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Sirolimus and Cyclophosphamide in Metastatic or Unresectable Myxoid Liposarcoma and Chondrosarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Conventional Chondrosarcoma; Myxoid Liposarcoma; Mesenchymal Chondrosarcoma; Dedifferentiated Chondrosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2016

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chondrosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 11 May 2016

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