Retroperitoneal liposarcoma

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Retroperitoneal liposarcoma

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

Prognostic factors predicting the postoperative survival period following treatment for primary retroperitoneal liposarcoma.
 

Author(s): Xudong Zhao, Peiyu Li, Xiaohui Huang, Lin Chen, Na Liu, Yaoguang She

Journal: Chin. Med. J.. 2015 Jan;128(1):85-90.

 

Liposarcomas, which represent 20% of all adult sarcomas, are the most common histological type of malignant soft tissue tumors. The aim of this study was to define the prognostic factors that predict the postoperative survival period for patients with primary retroperitoneal liposarcoma.

Last Updated: 7 Jan 2015

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Long term survival in a case of concurrent retroperitoneal liposarcoma and renal cell carcinoma: a case report.
 

Author(s): Senji Hoshi, Natuho Hayashi, Mayu Yagi, Teppei Ookubo, Akinori Muto, Osamu Sugano, Kenji Numahata, Vladimir Bilim, Kiyotugu Hoshi, Isoji Sasagawa, Syun-ichi Saso

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Liposarcoma is one of the most common soft tissue sarcomas found in adults. It has a predilection for retroperitoneal space. Renal cell carcinoma is the most common tumor of the kidney.

Last Updated: 27 Aug 2014

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Retroperitoneal liposarcoma with colonic involvement: a case report.
 

Author(s): Yuya Sato, Seiichiro Yamamoto, Shin Fujita

Journal: Jpn. J. Clin. Oncol.. 2014 Apr;44(4):374-8.

 

A 72-year-old male visited a local hospital on presentation of melena. Colonoscopy revealed a protruded lesion in the ascending colon, and computed tomography revealed a 20 cm retroperitoneal tumor. Biopsy failed to provide a definitive diagnosis of the colonic lesion. He was diagnosed ...

Last Updated: 2 Apr 2014

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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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Last Updated: 19 Sep 2014

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