Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma

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Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma

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The terms "Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma" returned 43 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Lobectomy of pulmonary metastasis of endometrial stromal sarcoma.
 

Author(s): Yusuke Nakamura, Masayuki Iwazaki, Ryota Masuda, Masao Nakano, Teiko Sato, Akihiko Shimada

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Pulmonary metastasis of low-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma is rare. A 61-year-old woman visited our hospital due to an abnormal chest shadow. Computed tomograhy showed a mass that was composed of a cystic and solid lesion, in the right lower lobe. She had undergone a combination ...

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2013

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Novel ZC3H7B-BCOR, MEAF6-PHF1, and EPC1-PHF1 fusions in ossifying fibromyxoid tumors--molecular characterization shows genetic overlap with endometrial stromal sarcoma.
 

Author(s): Cristina R Antonescu, Yun-Shao Sung, Chun-Liang Chen, Lei Zhang, Hsiao-Wei Chen, Samuel Singer, Narasimhan P Agaram, Andrea Sboner, Christopher D Fletcher

Journal: Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2014 Feb;53(2):183-93.

 

PHF1 gene rearrangements have been recently described in around 50% of ossifying fibromyxoid tumors (OFMT) including benign and malignant cases, with a small subset showing EP400-PHF1 fusions. In the remaining cases no alternative gene fusions have been identified. PHF1-negative OFMT, ...

Last Updated: 11 Dec 2013

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Successful use of dydrogesterone as maintenance therapy in recurrent endometrial stromal sarcoma: a case report.
 

Author(s): Daisuke Akashi, Yukiharu Todo, Chisa Shimada, Kazuhira Okamoto, Shinichiro Minobe, Hidenori Kato

Journal: Jpn. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2013 Nov;43(11):1145-9.

 

Endometrial stromal sarcoma is known to be a hormone-dependent tumor. Efficacy of hormonal therapy including high-dose progestins, aromatase inhibitors or gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogs has been reported. We report a case of recurrent endometrial stromal sarcoma, the tumor ...

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2013

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The terms "Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Low grade endometrial stromal sarcoma of uterine: review of 17 cases.
 

Author(s): Nadereh Behtash, Setareh Akhavan, Mitra Modares Gilani, Azamsadat Mousavi, Fatemeh Ghaemmaghami, Marjan Moradi Mazhari

Journal: Acta Med Iran. 2011 ;49(9):619-24.

 

Endometrial stromal sarcomas (ESS) are the second most common uterine sarcomas. Endometrial stromal sarcomas account for 0.25% of all uterine malignancies. Uterine sarcomas most often affect postmenopausal women. The aim of this retrospective study was to review the experience in ...

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2011

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Endometrial stromal sarcoma: clinico-pathological report of four cases and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Sabina Berceanu, Anca Pătraşcu, C Berceanu, A A Tica, Adriana Bădulescu

Journal: Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2008 ;49(2):251-5.

 

Endometrial stromal sarcoma (ESS) represents a very rare pathological entity occurring as a malignant disease in women genital sphere. Our clinical report is based on a group of four women aged 37, 48, 50 and 70-year-old, that have been histologically diagnosed with endometrial stromal ...

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2008

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[Low-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma: contribution of hormone therapy and etoposide].
 

Author(s): N Paillocher, A Lortholary, S Abadie-Lacourtoisie, C Morand, V Verriele, L Catala, P Descamps

Journal: J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris). 2005 Feb;34(1 Pt 1):41-6.

 

Endometrial stromal sarcoma is a rare malignant uterine tumor. We report 4 cases of low-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma, corresponding to the form with a mitotic index at less than 10 mitoses per 10 high power fields (HPF), from which we carried out a review of the literature and ...

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2005

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Dasatinib and Ipilimumab in Treating Patients With Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors or Other Sarcomas That Cannot be Removed by Surgery or Are Metastatic
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chondrosarcoma; Clear Cell Sarcoma of the Kidney; Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma; Ewing Sarcoma of Bone; Extraosseous Ewing Sarcoma; Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor; Mast Cell Sarcoma; Metastatic Ewing Sarcoma/Peripheral Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor; Metastatic Osteosarcoma; Ovarian Sarcoma; Recurrent Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Recurrent Ewing Sarcoma/Peripheral Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor; Recurrent Osteosarcoma; Recurrent Uterine Sarcoma; Stage III Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage III Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IV Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage IV Uterine Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 30 Jun 2014

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Alisertib in Treating Patients With Advanced or Metastatic Sarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Alveolar Soft-part Sarcoma; Adult Angiosarcoma; Adult Epithelioid Sarcoma; Adult Extraskeletal Chondrosarcoma; Adult Fibrosarcoma; Adult Leiomyosarcoma; Adult Liposarcoma; Adult Neurofibrosarcoma; Chondrosarcoma; Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma; Mast Cell Sarcoma; Metastatic Adult Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of Bone; Ovarian Carcinosarcoma; Ovarian Sarcoma; Recurrent Adult Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of Bone; Recurrent Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Small Intestine Leiomyosarcoma; Stage III Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage IV Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 16 Jun 2014

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Collecting Tumor Samples From Patients With Gynecological Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Cancer

 

Last Updated: 30 Aug 2012

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