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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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 "Fibrosarcoma" returned 207 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Orbital infantile fibrosarcoma presenting as intraconal mass in a 2-year-old child: a case report.
 

Author(s): Ram Nawal Rao, Megha Bansal, Shivanjali Raghuvanshi, Deepti Mishra

Journal: Neurol India. ;62(3):329-31.

 

Last Updated: 18 Jul 2014

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[Rapidly progressing paraparesis secondary to a fibrosarcoma].
 

Author(s): Tania García-Sobrino, Xiana Rodríguez-Osorio, María Pardo, María Santamaría-Cadavid, Manuel Arias

Journal: Rev Neurol. 2014 Feb;58(4):191-2.

 

Last Updated: 7 Feb 2014

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Suppression of human fibrosarcoma cell metastasis by Phyllanthus emblica extract in vitro.
 

Author(s): Waraporn Yahayo, Athikom Supabphol, Roongtawan Supabphol

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2013 ;14(11):6863-7.

 

Phyllanthus emblica (PE) is known to exhibit various pharmacological properties. This study aimed to evaluate the antimetastatic potential of a PE aqueous extract. Cytotoxicity to human fibrosarcoma cells, HT1080, was determined by viability assay using the 3-(4,5-dimethylthiazol,2-yl)-2,5-diphenyltetrazolium ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 2013

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The terms "Fibrosarcoma" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cytological diagnosis of adult-type fibrosarcoma of the neck in an elderly patient. Report of one case and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Immacolata Cozzolino, Alessia Caleo, Vincenzo Di Crescenzo, Mariapia Cinelli, Chiara Carlomagno, Alfredo Garzi, Mario Vitale

Journal: BMC Surg. 2013 ;13 Suppl 2():S42.

 

Fibrosarcoma (FS) accounts for about 3% of all soft tissue sarcomas. It may arise in any area of the body, but it is relative rare in the head and neck district. Fine-needle cytology (FNC) is widely used in the diagnosis of neoplastic and non-neoplastic lesions of soft tissue. This ...

Last Updated: 25 Nov 2013

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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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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: 26 Jul 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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To Find a Safe Dose and Show Early Clinical Activity of Weekly Nab-paclitaxel in Pediatric Patients With Recurrent/ Refractory Solid Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Neuroblastoma;; Rhabdomyosarcoma;; Ewing's Sarcoma;; Ewing's Tumor;; Sarcoma, Ewing's;; Sarcomas, Epitheliod;; Sarcoma, Soft Tissue;; Sarcoma, Spindle Cell;; Melanoma;; Malignant Melanoma;; Clinical Oncology;; Oncology, Medical;; Pediatrics, Osteosarcoma;; Osteogenic Sarcoma;; Osteosarcoma Tumor;; Sarcoma, Osteogenic;; Tumors;; Cancer;; Neoplasia;; Neoplasm;; Histiocytoma;; Fibrosarcoma;; Dermatofibrosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 11 Aug 2014

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