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

Chondrosarcoma of the hyoid bone: a case report.
 

Author(s): Mircea Sorin Ciolofan, Elena Ioniţă, Iulică Ioniţă, Carmen Aurelia Mogoantă, Florin Anghelina, Anca Ştefania Enescu, Diana Maria Ciobîrcă, Andrei Osman, Maria Camelia Foarfă, Garofiţa Olivia Mateescu

Journal: Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2015 ;56(2 Suppl):811-6.

 

Chondrosarcoma is a malignancy of the mesenchymal tissue derived from transformed cells that produce the cartilage matrix. In the neck area, it represents less than 0.5% of malignant tumor pathology. Chondrosarcoma of the hyoid bone is extremely rare, only 20 cases having been published ...

Last Updated: 2 Oct 2015

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In vitro engineering of human 3D chondrosarcoma: a preclinical model relevant for investigations of radiation quality impact.
 

Author(s): Dounia Houria Hamdi, Sofia Barbieri, François Chevalier, Jean-Emmanuel Groetz, Florence Legendre, Magali Demoor, Philippe Galera, Jean-Louis Lefaix, Yannick Saintigny

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The benefit of better ballistic and higher efficiency of carbon ions for cancer treatment (hadron-therapy) is asserted since decades, especially for unresectable or resistant tumors like sarcomas. However, hadron-therapy with carbon ions stays underused and raises some concerns about ...

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2015

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The expression of miR-181a-5p and miR-371b-5p in chondrosarcoma.
 

Author(s): S Mutlu, H Mutlu, S Kirkbes, S Eroglu, Y S Kabukcuoglu, F Kabukcuoglu, T M Duymus, M ISık, M Ulasli

Journal: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2015 Jul;19(13):2384-8.

 

Chondrosarcomas are malignant tumors of chondrocytes that affect bones and joints, and it represents the third most common type of primary bone tumors. Chondrosarcoma is difficult to treat because it is relatively resistant to both chemotherapy and radiation. Thus, surgery remains ...

Last Updated: 28 Jul 2015

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The terms "Chondrosarcoma" returned 44 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Chondrosarcoma of the larynx: report of two cases and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Qinying Wang, Haihong Chen, Shuihong Zhou

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Primary chondroid tumors of the larynx represent less than 1% of all laryngeal tumors. Most of them are chondromas and they often involve to the cricoid cartilage. They are characterized by a low tendency to metastatic diffusion (low grade). The treatment of choice is surgery, which ...

Last Updated: 14 May 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: 11 May 2016

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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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