Treatment of undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma of the liver in children--single center experience.

@article{Ismail2013TreatmentOU,
  title={Treatment of undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma of the liver in children--single center experience.},
  author={Hor Ismail and Bożenna Dembowska-Bagińska and Dorota Broniszczak and Piotr Kaliciński and Przemysław Maruszewski and Przemysław Kluge and Ewa Święszkowska and Andrzej Kościesza and Agnieszka Lembas and Danuta Perek},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={48 11},
  pages={2202-6}
}
BACKGROUND Undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma of the liver (UESL) represents less than 5% of all malignant hepatic tumors in childhood. It is considered an aggressive neoplasm with an unfavorable prognosis. The aim of this paper is to present a single center experience in the treatment of children with UESL. MATERIALS AND METHODS Ten children with UESL were treated between 1981 and 2012. Age at diagnosis ranged from 4 months to 17 years (median age, 6 years and 9 months). Surgery after… CONTINUE READING

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