Pleomorphic Undifferentiated Sarcoma

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Pleomorphic Undifferentiated Sarcoma

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The terms "Pleomorphic Undifferentiated Sarcoma" returned 15 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Life-threatening acute heart failure due to primary cardiac undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma.
 

Author(s): Daisuke Abe, Akira Sato, Noriyuki Takeyasu, Chiho Tokunaga, Shinji Akishima, Tatsuo Iijima, Yuzuru Sakakibara, Kazutaka Aonuma

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2014 ;53(16):1775-7.

 

A 41-year-old man was admitted with acute heart failure and shock status. An echocardiogram showed a mobile tumor obstructing blood flow through the mitral valve with a stalk on the posterior left atrium (LA) wall. Emergent open-heart surgery was performed to resect the tumor (77×36×30 ...

Last Updated: 18 Aug 2014

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A novel use of foley catheters to prevent injury to the pelvic viscera during stereotactic radiosurgery for undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma of the sacrum.
 

Author(s): John Maa, Stephen Waterford, Thierry Jahan, David A Larson, Dean Chou

Journal: Perm J. 2014 ;18(3):e146-9.

 

The use of a Foley catheter to protect the small and large bowel from radiation injury during stereotactic radiosurgery to the spine has not previously been described in the surgical literature. Many spine tumors should be treated with stereotactic radiosurgery as opposed to external ...

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2014

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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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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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Radiation Therapy With or Without Combination Chemotherapy or Pazopanib Hydrochloride Before Surgery in Treating Patients With Newly Diagnosed Non-Rhabdomyosarcoma Soft Tissue Sarcomas That Can Be Removed by Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Fibrosarcoma; Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma; Angiomatoid Fibrous Histiocytoma; Atypical Fibroxanthoma; Clear Cell Sarcoma of Soft Tissue; Epithelioid Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor; Epithelioid Sarcoma; Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma; Extraskeletal Osteosarcoma; Fibrohistiocytic Neoplasm; Glomus Tumor of the Skin; Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor; Intimal Sarcoma; Leiomyosarcoma; Liposarcoma; Low Grade Fibromyxoid Sarcoma; Low Grade Myofibroblastic Sarcoma; Malignant Cutaneous Granular Cell Tumor; Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor; Malignant Triton Tumor; Mesenchymal Chondrosarcoma; Myxofibrosarcoma; Myxoid Chondrosarcoma; Myxoinflammatory Fibroblastic Sarcoma; Nerve Sheath Neoplasm; PEComa; Pericytic Neoplasm; Plexiform Fibrohistiocytic Tumor; Sclerosing Epithelioid Fibrosarcoma; Stage IB Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage IIB Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage III Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage IV Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Synovial Sarcoma; Undifferentiated (Embryonal) Sarcoma; Undifferentiated High Grade Pleomorphic Sarcoma of Bone

 

Last Updated: 27 Aug 2015

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Gemcitabine Hydrochloride With or Without Pazopanib Hydrochloride in Treating Patients With Refractory Soft Tissue Sarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma; Adult Angiosarcoma; Adult Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor; Adult Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma; Adult Epithelioid Sarcoma; Adult Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma; Adult Extraskeletal Osteosarcoma; Adult Fibrosarcoma; Adult Leiomyosarcoma; Adult Liposarcoma; Adult Malignant Mesenchymoma; Adult Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor; Adult Rhabdomyosarcoma; Adult Synovial Sarcoma; Adult Undifferentiated Pleomorphic Sarcoma; Malignant Adult Hemangiopericytoma; Recurrent Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage III Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage IV Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 24 Jun 2015

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Last Updated: 24 Aug 2015

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