Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma: a retrospective review from 2 referral centers emphasizing long-term outcomes with surgery and chemotherapy.

@article{Drilon2008ExtraskeletalMC,
  title={Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma: a retrospective review from 2 referral centers emphasizing long-term outcomes with surgery and chemotherapy.},
  author={Alex D Drilon and Sanjay Popat and Gauri Bhuchar and David R. D'Adamo and Mary Louise Keohan and Cyril Fisher and Cristina R Antonescu and Samuel Singer and Murray F. Brennan and Ian Judson and Robert G. Maki},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2008},
  volume={113 12},
  pages={3364-71}
}
BACKGROUND Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma (EMC) is a genetically distinct sarcoma with a propensity for local recurrence and metastasis despite an indolent course. To the authors' knowledge, there are limited data examining chemotherapy outcomes as a guide to therapeutic decisions for unresectable disease. METHODS The clinical behavior and treatment responses of 87 patients with EMC who were seen at 2 institutions between 1975 and 2008 were examined. RESULTS The median age of the… CONTINUE READING
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