Uterine sarcoma

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Uterine sarcoma

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The terms "Uterine sarcoma" returned 51 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

CD146 as an adverse prognostic factor in uterine sarcoma.
 

Author(s): Yun Zhou, He Huang, Lin-Jing Yuan, Ying Xiong, Xin Huang, Jia-Xin Lin, Min Zheng

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Uterine sarcoma is an aggressive malignancy with a poor prognosis. This study aimed to determine the expression of CD146, P53, and Ki-67 in uterine sarcoma and to evaluate their prognostic significance.

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2015

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Age-stratified risk of unexpected uterine sarcoma following surgery for presumed benign leiomyoma.
 

Author(s): Andrew S Brohl, Li Li, Vaagn Andikyan, Sarah G Običan, Angela Cioffi, Ke Hao, Joel T Dudley, Charles Ascher-Walsh, Andrew Kasarskis, Robert G Maki

Journal: Oncologist. 2015 Apr;20(4):433-9.

 

Estimates of unexpected uterine sarcoma following surgery for presumed benign leiomyoma that use age-stratification are lacking.

Last Updated: 10 Apr 2015

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Laparoscopic hysterectomy with a handheld robotic device in a case of uterine sarcoma.
 

Author(s): Sara Iacoponi, Maria Terán, Javier De Santiago, Ignacio Zapardiel

Journal: Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Feb;54(1):84-5.

 

Last Updated: 14 Feb 2015

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The terms "Uterine sarcoma" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Primary alveolar soft part sarcoma of the uterine cervix: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Min Feng, Wei Jiang, Yanmei He, Lei Li

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Alveolar soft part sarcoma (ASPS) is a tumor of unknown histogenesis, composed of large, epithelioid cells with eosinophilic cytoplasm, having an alveolar pattern. Primary ASPS of uterine cervix is very rare. In this report, we present a 21-aged-old female with primary ASPS in the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 2014

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Non-puerperal uterine inversion caused by malignant mixed mullerian sarcoma.
 

Author(s): Reeti Mehra, Sujata Siwatch, Sunita Arora, Reetu Kundu

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Non puerperal uterine inversions resulting from mixed mullerian uterine sarcoma are rare. We present a case of a postmenopausal woman with a large mixed mullerian tumour presenting as a huge abdominopelvic mass. It required a challenging surgical procedure to remove the tumour which ...

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2013

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Alveolar soft part sarcoma of the uterine corpus with pelvic lymph node metastasis: case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Lei-lei Zhang, Qian Tang, Zhen Wang, Xiang-sheng Zhang

Journal: Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2012 ;5(7):715-9.

 

Alveolar soft part sarcoma (ASPS) is a rare malignant soft tissue tumor, mainly localized in the extremities, occurring principally in adolescents and young adults. ASPS is uncommon in the female genital tract , and only 37 cases have been reported so far, including 9 cases in the ...

Last Updated: 14 Sep 2012

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Last Updated: 9 Aug 2007

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Gemcitabine Hydrochloride, Docetaxel, and Radiation Therapy in Treating Patients With Uterine Sarcoma That Has Been Removed By Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Stage IA Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IB Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IC Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IIA Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IIB Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IIIA Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IIIB Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IIIC Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IVA Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IVB Uterine Sarcoma; Uterine Corpus Leiomyosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 16 Jan 2015

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IRCI Gynae Sarcomas, High Grade Uterine Sarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Uterine Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 18 May 2015

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