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Research & Reviews  387 results

Loss of dimethylated H3K27 (H3K27me2) expression is not a specific marker of malignant ...
Annals of Diagnostic Pathology; Thangaiah JJ, Westling BE et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Loss-of-function mutations in EED and SUZ12, core components of the polycomb repressive complex 2 (PRC2), occur in >90% of sporadic and radiation-associated malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNST) and in roughly 70% of NF1-related tumors....

A Rare Case of Chest Wall Castleman's Disease with Calcification.
Annals of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery : Official ... Takada I, Amemiya R et. al.

May 12th, 2022 - Castleman's disease with calcification of the chest wall is very rare, and there have been few reports of such cases to date. A 57-year-old woman was referred to our hospital for a tumor with calcification on her left lateral chest wall, which was...

Clinical outcomes in central nervous system solitary-fibrous tumor/hemangiopericytoma: ...
World Journal of Surgical Oncology; Yu Y, Hu Y et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - Solitary fibrous tumor (SFT) and hemangiopericytoma (HPC) are rare mesenchymal tumors in the central nervous system with a high tendency to relapse, having a significant impact on quality of life (QoL). Due to the rarity of intracranial SFT/HPC, t...

Malignant solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura.
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Khouzam MS, Khouzam N

May 4th, 2022 - Solitary fibrous tumors of the pleura are rare diseases of the thoracic cavity. They frequently grow unnoticed until they exert compressive effects on adjacent organs. Treatment of solitary fibrous tumors of the pleura is surgical resection. Post-...

Shapeshifters in Pathology: Paratesticular Solitary Fibrous Tumor Mimicking Leiomyoma.
International Journal of Surgical Pathology; Hogan ME, Psutka SP et. al.

Apr 12th, 2022 - Solitary fibrous tumors are mesenchymal fibroblastic tumors that were originally described as intrathoracic lesions but have since been found to occur in many other locations. They may rarely occur as paratesticular masses. Here we present a pecul...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Trial of Sunitinib and/or Nivolumab Plus Chemotherapy in Advanced Soft Tissue and Bone Sarcomas

Nov 18th, 2021 - Cohorts 1-6: COHORT 1 - Dedifferentiated Chondrosarcoma (DDCS): For DDCS sample size is obtained for the primary endpoint of 6-month progression-free survival rate, estimated accrual 24 months. A 6-m PFSR of 40% will be considered not promising wh...

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News  3 results

Primary renal synovial sarcoma – a diagnostic dilemma
Yellala et al

Oct 29th, 2018 - Soft tissue sarcomas are rare mesenchymal tumors that comprise 1% of all malignancies. Synovial sarcoma accounts for 5% to 10% of adult soft tissue sarcomas and usually occurs in close association with joint capsules, tendon sheaths, and bursa in.

Solitary Tender Nodule on the Back
Claire O. Dorfman, DO, Christian W. Oram, DO et. al.

Nov 3rd, 2017 - The Diagnosis: Solitary Fibrous Tumor Solitary fibrous tumors (SFTs), as first described by Klemperer and Rabin1 in 1931, are relatively uncommon mesenchymal neoplasms that occur primarily in the pleura. This lesion is now known to affect many oth.

Life-threatening hypoglycemia resulting from a nonislet cell tumor
Nirosshan Thiruchelvam et al

Aug 25th, 2015 - Nonislet cell tumor-induced hypoglycemia (NICTH), also known as Doege-Potter syndrome, is a rare paraneoplastic syndrome seen in association with various nonpancreatic tumors, benign and malignant, and comprising mesenchymal, vascular, or epitheli.

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Patient Education  3 results see all →