Soft tissue sarcomas of the chest wall.

  title={Soft tissue sarcomas of the chest wall.},
  author={Satoshi Tsukushi and Yoshihiro Nishida and Hideshi Sugiura and Hiroatsu Nakashima and Naoki Ishiguro},
  journal={Journal of thoracic oncology : official publication of the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer},
  volume={4 7},
INTRODUCTION Soft tissue sarcomas originating from the chest wall include in their definition those originating from the trunk and, in many cases, are analyzed together with retroperitoneal tumors whose clinical results differ, with only a few detailed reports on such tumors strictly limited to the chest wall available. The main purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical outcomes for patients with chest wall soft tissue sarcomas. METHODS A retrospective review of 44 surgically treated… CONTINUE READING