Current diagnosis and management of retroperitoneal sarcoma.

@article{Mullinax2011CurrentDA,
  title={Current diagnosis and management of retroperitoneal sarcoma.},
  author={John E. Mullinax and Jonathan S. Zager and Ricardo Jo{\~a}o Gonzalez},
  journal={Cancer control : journal of the Moffitt Cancer Center},
  year={2011},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={177-87}
}
BACKGROUND Retroperitoneal sarcomas are rare neoplasms that often present with multivisceral involvement. Treatment for these tumors requires careful decision making requiring a combination of surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation therapy. METHODS We reviewed the scientific literature pertaining to the diagnosis and management of retroperitoneal sarcomas. We also identify recent developments in treatment and discuss future trends in the care of patients with this disease. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING

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