[TNM classification of bone and soft tissue sarcomas].

@article{Fukuma1997TNMCO,
  title={[TNM classification of bone and soft tissue sarcomas].},
  author={Hisatoshi Fukuma and Yasuo Beppu and Ryohei Yokoyama and Kazuto Omiya},
  journal={Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy},
  year={1997},
  volume={24 8},
  pages={1035-40}
}
TNM classification of bone and soft tissue sarcomas was published by UICC in 1987. Histological grading (G) is an important factor in this classification, but the criteria of G categories are not so clear. In addition, lymph node metastasis is very rare in bone and soft tissue sarcoma. Therefore, prognostic factors are limited to T, M and G categories… CONTINUE READING