Retroperitoneal liposarcoma

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Retroperitoneal liposarcoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Retroperitoneal liposarcoma" returned 55 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Multidetector Computed Tomography Features in Differentiating Exophytic Renal Angiomyolipoma from Retroperitoneal Liposarcoma: A Strobe-Compliant Observational Study.
 

Author(s): Qiushi Wang, Yu-Hsiang Juan, Yong Li, Jia-Jun Xie, Hui Liu, Hongfei Huang, Zaiyi Liu, Junhui Zheng, Ujwala S Saboo, Sachin S Saboo, Changhong Liang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Sep;94(37):e1521.

 

This study aims to evaluate the multidetector computed tomography (CT) imaging features in differentiating exophytic renal angiomyolipoma (AML) from retroperitoneal liposarcoma. We retrospectively enrolled 42 patients with confirmed exophytic renal AML (31 patients) or retroperitoneal ...

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2015

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[Pazopanib for three patients with recurrence of retroperitoneal liposarcoma : initial clinical experience].
 

Author(s): Atsushi Koizumi, Takamitsu Inoue, Koichiro Takayama, Makoto Takahashi, Kazuyuki Numakura, Hiroshi Tsuruta, Susumu Akihama, Mitsuru Saito, Shintaro Narita, Norihiko Tsuchiya, Shigeru Satoh, Tomonori Habuchi

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 2015 Apr;61(4):153-8.

 

Pazopanib, a novel tyrosine kinase inhibitor, is an effective therapeutic agent for patients with advanced soft tissue sarcoma. Here we report three patients with recurrent retroperitoneal liposarcoma who were treated with pazopanib. Case 1: A 54-year-old male received three courses ...

Last Updated: 3 Jun 2015

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Giant retroperitoneal liposarcoma during pregnancy: a case report.
 

Author(s): DongFang Huo, Lin Liu, Yun Tang

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The peak prevalence of retroperitoneal liposarcoma (RPLS) is between the age of 40 to 70 years, usually seen in male 1.43:1. RPLS during pregnancy is extremely rare and a challenge for both the surgeon and the pregnant woman.

Last Updated: 22 Apr 2015

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The terms "Retroperitoneal liposarcoma" returned 2 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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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: 2 Mar 2016

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