Low-grade Nonrhabdomyosarcoma Soft Tissue Sarcoma: What is Peculiar for Childhood.

@article{Fawzy2016LowgradeNS,
  title={Low-grade Nonrhabdomyosarcoma Soft Tissue Sarcoma: What is Peculiar for Childhood.},
  author={Mohamed Fawzy and Mohamed Sedky and Hossam Elzomor and Magdy El Sherbiny and Emad Salama and Ahmed M. Mahdy},
  journal={Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology},
  year={2016},
  volume={38 8},
  pages={615-621}
}
BACKGROUND Nearly half of soft tissue sarcomas are nonrhabdomyosarcomas (NRSTSs). The low-grade (LG) form comprises a heterogenous group of diseases that rarely metastasize but are known for local recurrence. AIM OF THE STUDY The aim of the study was to retrospectively evaluate pediatric LG-NRSTS with regard to demography, survival, and factors affecting outcome in Egyptian patients. PATIENTS AND METHODS The study reviewed 66 NRSTS patients who presented to the Pediatric Oncology Department… CONTINUE READING