Patterns of recurrence in extremity liposarcoma: implications for staging and follow-up.

@article{Pearlstone1999PatternsOR,
  title={Patterns of recurrence in extremity liposarcoma: implications for staging and follow-up.},
  author={David B. Pearlstone and Peter W. T. Pisters and Richard Bold and Barry Feig and Kelly K. Hunt and Alan Yasko and Shreyaskumar Patel and Alan Pollack and Robert S Benjamin and Raphael E Pollock},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1999},
  volume={85 1},
  pages={85-92}
}
BACKGROUND Liposarcoma is one of the most common histologic types of soft tissue sarcoma and presents a wide spectrum of clinical behavior. The authors examined the correlation among histologic subtypes, outcomes, and patterns of recurrence among patients with extremity liposarcomas. METHODS. A retrospective review of all patients with intermediate and high grade extremity liposarcoma referred to the University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center from January 1, 1980, to December 31, 1992… CONTINUE READING