100 Possible Causes for Leiomyosarcoma in USA

  • Leiomyosarcoma

    Morphologic variants include epithelioid leiomyosarcoma, myxoid leiomyosarcoma, granular cell and inflammatory leiomyosarcoma 1 Fletcher CDM, Unni KK, Mertens F (Eds.) … Morphologic variants include epithelioid leiomyosarcoma, myxoid leiomyosarcoma, granular cell and inflammatory leiomyosarcoma 2 Fletcher CDM, Unni KK, Mertens F (Eds.) … Morphologic variants include epithelioid leiomyosarcoma, myxoid leiomyosarcoma, granular cell and inflammatory leiomyosarcoma 3 Fletcher CDM, Unni KK, Mertens F (Eds.)[1]

  • Congenital Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
    Leiomyosarcoma
  • Malignant Neoplasm

    Leiomyosarcoma can be confused with this variant of AFX. … Cutaneous Leiomyosarcoma. … Kaddu, S., et al., Cutaneous leiomyosarcoma.[2]

  • Doxorubicin

    March 23, 2015 Doxorubicin plus trabectedin have activity as first-line treatment for uterine leiomyosarcoma and soft-tissue leiomyosarcoma. … and soft-tissue leiomyosarcoma . … Researchers sought to investigate the effect of first-line doxorubicin and trabectedin on disease control and survival in patients with metastatic leiomyosarcoma of uterine[3]

  • Pleomorphic Rhabdomyosarcoma

    Results: Of the 134 cases which were characterized, 38.1% were pleomorphic leiomyosarcoma, followed by pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcoma 14.9%, Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath … The commonest site for leiomyosarcoma was lower limb (43%), for rhabdomyosarcoma head and neck (42%), for MPNST thorax (36.4%) and for liposarcoma abdomen (50%). … Pleomorphic leiomyosarcoma Pleomorphic leiomyosarcoma has been defined as co expressing both desmin and smooth muscle actin or actin alone.[4]

  • Retroperitoneal Neoplasm

    Lymphoma is by far the most important malignant retroperitoneal neoplasm, followed by liposarcoma, leiomyosarcoma and malignant fibrous histiocytoma, whereas a number of benign … Mesodermal tumors - Leiomyosarcoma, liposarcoma, and malignant fibrous histiocytoma comprise more than 80% of all sarcomatous tumors of the retroperitoneum. … Leiomyosarcoma - Intermediate-to-low signal intensity on T1 and intermediate-to-high on T2 is typical, depending on the extent of necrosis.[5]

  • Intestinal Lymphoma

    In contrast, leiomyosarcomas are most common in the stomach and small intestine. … The metastatic rate is as high as 30% with leiomyosarcomas and likely lower with GISTs. … Hypoglycemia is often associated with leiomyomas/leiomyosarcomas.[6]

  • Retroperitoneal Sarcoma

    For example, the results presented by Dr Gronchi and colleagues demonstrate that retroperitoneal leiomyosarcoma has a high propensity for distal recurrence (55 % of patients … Data of this nature have significant implications and can alter our approach to retroperitoneal leiomyosarcoma. … Perhaps patients with retroperitoneal leiomyosarcomas should be considered for similar treatment.[7]

  • Gastric Lymphoma

    In contrast, leiomyosarcomas are most common in the stomach and small intestine. … The metastatic rate is as high as 30% with leiomyosarcomas and likely lower with GISTs. … Hypoglycemia is often associated with leiomyomas/leiomyosarcomas.[8]

  • Clear Cell Sarcoma

    (See "Treatment and prognosis of uterine leiomyosarcoma" .) … Some clinicians still prefer gemcitabine / docetaxel for metastatic uterine leiomyosarcoma over doxorubicin-based therapy since only 51 patients with leiomyosarcoma from all … However, in a subset analysis, leiomyosarcoma patients, including those with uterine leiomyosarcoma, fared at least as well as patient with other histologies on the trial.[9]

Leiomyosarcoma

A leiomyosarcoma is a malignant neoplasm derived from smooth muscle, which may occur anywhere in the body but is most common in the uterus and gastrointestinal tract.

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References

  1. International Classification of Diseases for Oncology, http://codes.iarc.fr/code/3414
  2. Internet Scientific Publications, http://ispub.com/IJD/7/2/11747
  3. Doxorubicin Plus Trabectedin May Be Effective for Uterine, Soft-Tissue Leiomyosarcoma, http://www.cancertherapyadvisor.com/sarcoma/dox…
  4. a demographic and immunohistochemical study in a major referral center of Pakistan, http://www.jpma.org.pk/full_article_text.php?ar…
  5. Retroperitoneal Neoplasm, https://www.symptoma.com/en/info/retroperitonea…
  6. Gastrointestinal Neoplasia in Small Animals - Digestive System, http://www.merckvetmanual.com/mvm/digestive_sys…
  7. Extended Surgical Resection and Histology in Retroperitoneal Sarcoma (pdf), http://paperity.org/p/38528385/extended-surgica…
  8. Gastrointestinal Neoplasia in Small Animals - Digestive System, http://www.merckvetmanual.com/mvm/digestive_sys…
  9. Systemic treatment of metastatic soft tissue sarcoma, http://www.uptodate.com/contents/systemic-treat…