Pleomorphic Undifferentiated Sarcoma

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Pleomorphic Undifferentiated Sarcoma

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The terms "Pleomorphic Undifferentiated Sarcoma" returned 13 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma with osteoclast-like giant cells of the female breast.
 

Author(s): Giancarlo Balbi, Luca Di Martino, GianPaolo Pitruzzella, Diego Pitruzzella, Flavio Grauso, Antonella Napolitano, Elisabetta Seguino, Francesco Gioia, Pasquale Orabona

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The authors describe a case of undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma of the breast occurring in a 50-year-old woman who presented with a palpable mass in her right breast. She first noticed the mass one month previously. Core needle biopsy showed connective tissue including epithelioid ...

Last Updated: 25 Feb 2013

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Renal pleomorphic undifferentiated sarcoma: a rarity.
 

Author(s): Suresh Kumar, Punit Bansal, Punit Tiwari, Anup K Kundu

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2012 Nov;23(6):1241-2.

 

A 70-year-old male presented with progressive weight loss for eight months. Radiological imaging showed a large tumor in the right kidney. The patient underwent right open radical nephrectomy and histopathology revealed pleomorphic undifferentiated sarcoma (PUS) earlier known as malignant ...

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2012

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Carcinosarcoma of the pancreas: a unique case with emphasis on metaplastic transformation and the presence of undifferentiated pleomorphic high-grade sarcoma.
 

Author(s): Hyun-Soo Kim, Sun Hyung Joo, Dal Mo Yang, Sang Hyun Lee, Sung Ho Choi, Sung-Jig Lim

Journal: J Gastrointestin Liver Dis. 2011 Jun;20(2):197-200.

 

We report a rare case of pancreatic carcinosarcoma in a 48-year-old man. An abdominal ultrasound scan incidentally detected a large heterogeneous mass in the left upper quadrant. CT and MRI scans indicated a rapidly growing unilocular cystic mass in the pancreatic tail. Grossly, the ...

Last Updated: 4 Jul 2011

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The terms "Pleomorphic Undifferentiated Sarcoma" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

MFH classification: differentiating undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma in the 21st Century.
 

Author(s): Igor Matushansky, Elizabeth Charytonowicz, Joslyn Mills, Sara Siddiqi, Todd Hricik, Carlos Cordon-Cardo

Journal: Expert Rev Anticancer Ther. 2009 Aug;9(8):1135-44.

 

The essence and origin of malignant fibrous histiocytoma (MFH) have been debated for now close to five decades. Originally characterized as a morphologically unique soft-tissue sarcoma subtype of unclear etiology in 1963, with a following 15 years of research only to conclude that ...

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2009

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Primary pleomorphic undifferentiated sarcoma of the kidney: a rare renal tumor.
 

Author(s): Ruchika Gupta, Sampada Gupta, Deepti Aggarwal, Sompal Singh

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;51(4):573-6.

 

Last Updated: 14 Nov 2008

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Study of Fixed vs. Flexible Filgrastim to Accelerate Bone Marrow Recovery After Chemotherapy in Children With Cancer
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Childhood Central Nervous System Choriocarcinoma; Childhood Central Nervous System Germinoma; Childhood Central Nervous System Mixed Germ Cell Tumor; Childhood Central Nervous System Teratoma; Childhood Central Nervous System Yolk Sac Tumor; Childhood Choroid Plexus Tumor; Childhood Craniopharyngioma; Childhood Ependymoblastoma; Childhood Extracranial Germ Cell Tumor; Childhood Grade I Meningioma; Childhood Grade II Meningioma; Childhood Grade III Meningioma; Childhood High-grade Cerebellar Astrocytoma; Childhood High-grade Cerebral Astrocytoma; Childhood Infratentorial Ependymoma; Childhood Low-grade Cerebellar Astrocytoma; Childhood Low-grade Cerebral Astrocytoma; Childhood Malignant Ovarian Germ Cell Tumor; Childhood Malignant Testicular Germ Cell Tumor; Childhood Medulloepithelioma; Childhood Supratentorial Ependymoma; Childhood Teratoma; Recurrent Childhood Anaplastic Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Anaplastic Oligoastrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma; Recurrent Childhood Brain Stem Glioma; Recurrent Childhood Central Nervous System Embryonal Tumor; Recurrent Childhood Cerebellar Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Cerebral Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Diffuse Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Ependymoma; Recurrent Childhood Fibrillary Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Gemistocytic Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Giant Cell Glioblastoma; Recurrent Childhood Glioblastoma; Recurrent Childhood Gliomatosis Cerebri; Recurrent Childhood Gliosarcoma; Recurrent Childhood Malignant Germ Cell Tumor; Recurrent Childhood Medulloblastoma; Recurrent Childhood Oligoastrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Oligodendroglioma; Recurrent Childhood Pilocytic Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Pilomyxoid Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Pineoblastoma; Recurrent Childhood Pleomorphic Xanthoastrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Protoplasmic Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Recurrent Childhood Subependymal Giant Cell Astrocytoma; Recurrent Childhood Supratentorial Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor; Recurrent Childhood Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma; Recurrent Childhood Visual Pathway Glioma; Recurrent Neuroblastoma; Recurrent Osteosarcoma; Recurrent Retinoblastoma; Recurrent Wilms Tumor and Other Childhood Kidney Tumors; Recurrent/Refractory Childhood Hodgkin Lymphoma; Unspecified Childhood Solid Tumor, Protocol Specific

 

Last Updated: 21 Jun 2014

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Gemcitabine and Docetaxel in Combination With Pazopanib (Gem/Doce/Pzb) for the Neoadjuvant Treatment of Soft Tissue Sarcoma (STS)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sarcoma; Leiomyosarcoma; Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor; Malignant Fibrous; Histiocytoma/Undifferentiated Pleomorphic Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2014

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