Sarcomas of the uterus: a clinicopathologic study of 119 patients.

  title={Sarcomas of the uterus: a clinicopathologic study of 119 patients.},
  author={K V Kahanp{\"a}{\"a} and Torsten Wahlstr{\"o}m and Pentti Gr{\"o}hn and Erkki Heinonen and Urpo Nieminen and Olof Widholm},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={67 3},
This series consists of 119 uterine sarcoma patients treated at the University of Helsinki Central Hospital during the 20-year period of 1958 to 1977. It comprises the three main histologic varieties: leiomyosarcomas, 51 patients; mixed müllerian sarcomas, 45 patients; and endometrial stromal sarcomas, 23 patients. The clinicopathological features that could have had a bearing on prognosis were examined retrospectively. The clinical stage at the time of primary treatment was the main prognostic… CONTINUE READING

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