A case of high-grade leiomyosarcoma of the bladder with delayed onset and very poor prognosis

@inproceedings{Ricciardi2010ACO,
  title={A case of high-grade leiomyosarcoma of the bladder with delayed onset and very poor prognosis},
  author={Enzo Ricciardi and Paolo Maniglio and Mauro Schimberni and M. Moscarini},
  booktitle={World journal of surgical oncology},
  year={2010}
}
Mesenchymal tumors represent a small number of bladder cancer cases. Leiomyosarcoma is the most common histology with over 100 cases reported in the whole literature. This tumor is been historically considered as highly aggressive and showing a poor prognosis. Despite very low survival rates showed in older reports, some authors indicate that some patients could have a better outcome. We report a review of the literature and a case of high-grade LMS of the bladder in a 68 years old woman… CONTINUE READING
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