Retroperitoneal liposarcoma

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Retroperitoneal liposarcoma

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The terms "Retroperitoneal liposarcoma" returned 71 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[An exceptional association between retroperitoneal dedifferentiated liposarcoma and well differentiated pericolonic liposarcoma: about a case].
 

Author(s): Mohamed Sinaa

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Liposarcoma is an extremely rare malignant adipose mesenchymal tumor. World Health Organization classifies liposarcomas into five subtypes: well differentiated, myxoid, pleomorphic, dedifferentiated and mixed. The association between multiple and synchronous location of several subtypes ...

Last Updated: 15 Mar 2017

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Tissue expander placement and adjuvant radiotherapy after surgical resection of retroperitoneal liposarcoma offers improved local control.
 

Author(s): Hyojun Park, Sanghoon Lee, BoKyong Kim, Do Hoon Lim, Yoon-La Choi, Gyu Seong Choi, Jong Man Kim, Jae Berm Park, Choon Hyuck David Kwon, Jae-Won Joh, Sung Joo Kim

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Aug;95(32):e4435.

 

Given that retroperitoneal liposarcoma (LPS) is extremely difficult to completely resect, and has a relatively high rate of recurrence, radiotherapy (RT) is the treatment of choice after surgical resection. However, it is difficult to obtain a sufficient radiation field because of ...

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2016

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[Extrarenal Retroperitoneal Angiomyolipoma Masquerading as Retroperitoneal Liposarcoma : A Report of Two Cases].
 

Author(s): Ryohei Yamamoto, Takamitsu Inoue, Kazuyuki Numakura, Hiroshi Tsuruta, Atsushi Maeno, Mitsuru Saito, Shintaro Narita, Norihiko Tsuchiya, Shigeru Satoh, Tomonori Habuchi

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 2016 Jun;62(6):317-22.

 

We report two patients with extrarenal retroperitoneal angiomyolipoma masquerading as perinephric liposarcoma. Patient 1 : A 66-year-old man was diagnosed with a retroperitoneal tumor near the right renal hilum on an abdominal computed tomography (CT) performed before surgery for ...

Last Updated: 25 Jul 2016

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

Laparoscopic resection of a retroperitoneal liposarcoma: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Ryohei Nomura, Hiromi Tokumura, Naoki Matsumura

Journal: Int Surg. ;98(3):219-22.

 

Here, we describe a case of a retroperitoneal liposarcoma successfully managed by laparoscopic surgery. A 72-year-old man underwent abnormal hypertension screening using computed tomography (CT), which revealed a low-density mass measuring 7 cm in diameter in the retroperitoneal space. ...

Last Updated: 26 Aug 2013

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[A case of retroperitoneal well-differentiated liposarcoma with metaplastic bone formation].
 

Author(s): Ryuichiro Arakaki, Takeshi Yoshikawa, Hitoshi Yamada, Toshiyuki Kamoto, Yoshiki Mikami

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 2010 Dec;56(12):697-700.

 

A 43-year-old female was referred to our hospital from a local doctor. Her chief complaints were weight gain and abdominal fullness. Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging showed a huge tumor in the right retroperitoneal space, which adhered to the right kidney. It was ...

Last Updated: 8 Feb 2011

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[Retroperitoneal mixed type liposarcoma: a case report].
 

Author(s): T Yamaguchi, H Suzuki, N Ishii, T Nakada, Y Onmura, S Matsushita

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 1991 Feb;37(2):141-5.

 

Primary retroperitoneal tumors are reported to account for 0.2% of all malignancies. Furthermore, 10-20% of all primary retroperitoneal tumors are liposarcomas. Up to 1989, 213 cases of retroperitoneal liposarcoma have been reported in the Japanese literature to our knowledge. Mixed ...

Last Updated: 17 Jul 1991

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Trial of Nilotinib and Adriamycin as Treatment in Liposarcomas and Leiomyosarcomas of Retroperitoneum
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Retroperitoneal Liposarcoma; Retroperitoneal Leiomyosarcoma; Chondrosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 23 Oct 2015

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Last Updated: 3 Aug 2017

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