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 281 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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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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Paeonol suppresses chondrosarcoma metastasis through up-regulation of miR-141 by modulating PKCδ and c-Src signaling pathway.
 

Author(s): Chi-Ting Horng, Po-Chuen Shieh, Tzu-Wei Tan, Wei-Hung Yang, Chih-Hsin Tang

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Chondrosarcoma, a primary malignant bone cancer, has potential for local invasion and distant metastasis, especially to the lungs. Patients diagnosed with it show poor prognosis. Paeonol (2'-hydroxy-4'-methoxyacetophenone), the main active compound of traditional Chinese remedy Paeonia ...

Last Updated: 4 Jul 2014

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 29 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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Congenital sacral mesenchymal chondrosarcoma in a neonate: a case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Fariba Tabrizian Namini, Seyed Mohammad Ali Raisolsadat, Kamran Ghafarzadegan, Azar Ashkezari

Journal: Afr J Paediatr Surg. ;11(1):87-90.

 

Mesenchymal chondrosarcomas are rare malignant tumours in children, especially, in neonates. The authors present a case of congenital mesenchymal chondrosarcoma in a 1-day neonate located in sacrum. According to the authors' literature searches, this case is the first congenital sacral ...

Last Updated: 20 Mar 2014

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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: 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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