Fibrosarcoma

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Fibrosarcoma

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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 "Fibrosarcoma" 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

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Fibrosarcoma" returned 209 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Targeting androgen receptor/Src complex impairs the aggressive phenotype of human fibrosarcoma cells.
 

Author(s): Gabriella Castoria, Pia Giovannelli, Marzia Di Donato, Ryo Hayashi, Claudio Arra, Ettore Appella, Ferdinando Auricchio, Antimo Migliaccio

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Hormones and growth factors influence the proliferation and invasiveness of human mesenchymal tumors. The highly aggressive human fibrosarcoma HT1080 cell line harbors classical androgen receptor (AR) that responds to androgens triggering cell migration in the absence of significant ...

Last Updated: 16 Oct 2013

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Infiltrating gluteal fibrosarcoma presenting as back pain in pregnancy.
 

Author(s): Tommy R Buchanan, Sarah H Kim, Nigel Pereira

Journal: Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2013 Nov;123(2):163-4.

 

Last Updated: 7 Oct 2013

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A giant primary thyroid fibrosarcoma in an octogenarian.
 

Author(s): D Janczak, M Chabowski, J Pawelczyk, M Jelen, T Szydelko

Journal: Chirurgia (Bucur). ;108(4):568-70.

 

We present an 89-year-old patient who was suffering from severe dyspnoea and mild dysphagia due to tracheal and esophagus compression by a giant goitre. The patient was euthyreotic. A total thyroidectomy was successfully performed. The pathology examination revealed fibrosarcoma G1, ...

Last Updated: 20 Aug 2013

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The terms "Fibrosarcoma" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

The roles of hyaluronan/RHAMM/CD44 and their respective interactions along the insidious pathways of fibrosarcoma progression.
 

Author(s): Dragana Nikitovic, Katerina Kouvidi, Nikos K Karamanos, George N Tzanakakis

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():929531.

 

Fibrosarcomas are rare malignant mesenchymal tumors originating from fibroblasts. Importantly, fibrosarcoma cells were shown to have a high content and turnover of extracellular matrix (ECM) components including hyaluronan (HA), proteoglycans, collagens, fibronectin, and laminin. ...

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2013

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Primary pituitary fibrosarcoma presenting with multiple metastases: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Zhao-Jian Li, Peng Sun, Yi Guo, Ren-Zhi Wang

Journal: Neurol India. ;58(2):316-8.

 

Even though many cases of pituitary fibrosarcoma (PF) have been reported, the etiologic classification of these tumors, however, remains undefined. Moreover, owing to the paucity of available case studies, the clinical characteristics of primary pituitary fibrosarcoma (PPF) have not ...

Last Updated: 28 May 2010

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Primary renal fibrosarcoma: a rare case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Kiran Agarwal, Smita Singh, O P Pathania

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;51(3):409-10.

 

Primary renal fibrosarcoma is a rare tumor. We describe a case of primary renal fibrosarcoma in a 54-year-old male who presented with abdominal lump and intermittent hematuria.

Last Updated: 25 Aug 2008

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Gemcitabine Hydrochloride With or Without Pazopanib Hydrochloride in Treating Patients With Refractory Soft Tissue Sarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Alveolar Soft-part Sarcoma; Adult Angiosarcoma; Adult Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor; Adult Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma; Adult Epithelioid Sarcoma; Adult Extraskeletal Chondrosarcoma; Adult Extraskeletal Osteosarcoma; Adult Fibrosarcoma; Adult Leiomyosarcoma; Adult Liposarcoma; Adult Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma; Adult Malignant Hemangiopericytoma; Adult Malignant Mesenchymoma; Adult Neurofibrosarcoma; Adult Rhabdomyosarcoma; Adult Synovial Sarcoma; Childhood Alveolar Soft-part Sarcoma; Childhood Angiosarcoma; Childhood Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor; Childhood Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma; Childhood Epithelioid Sarcoma; Childhood Fibrosarcoma; Childhood Leiomyosarcoma; Childhood Liposarcoma; Childhood Malignant Hemangiopericytoma; Childhood Malignant Mesenchymoma; Childhood Neurofibrosarcoma; Childhood Synovial Sarcoma; Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans; Metastatic Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Nonmetastatic Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Recurrent Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Recurrent Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage III Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage IV Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 3 Jun 2014

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Bevacizumab and Radiation Therapy for Sarcomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Fibrous Histiocytoma; Liposarcoma; Leiomyosarcoma; Fibrosarcoma; Synovial Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 27 Apr 2010

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Pazopanib Hydrochloride Followed By Chemotherapy and Surgery in Treating Patients With Soft Tissue Sarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Angiosarcoma; Adult Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor; Adult Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma; Adult Epithelioid Sarcoma; Adult Extraskeletal Chondrosarcoma; Adult Fibrosarcoma; Adult Leiomyosarcoma; Adult Liposarcoma; Adult Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma; Adult Malignant Hemangiopericytoma; Adult Malignant Mesenchymoma; Adult Neurofibrosarcoma; Adult Synovial Sarcoma; Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans; Stage IIA Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage III Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage IV Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 16 Jun 2014

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