Uterine leiomyosarcoma: present management.

@article{Giuntoli2004UterineLP,
  title={Uterine leiomyosarcoma: present management.},
  author={Robert L. Giuntoli and Robert Evan Bristow},
  journal={Current opinion in oncology},
  year={2004},
  volume={16 4},
  pages={324-7}
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW To review current investigations impacting management of uterine leiomyosarcoma (LMS). RECENT FINDINGS Patients with uterine LMS typically present with vaginal bleeding, pain, and a pelvic mass. Atypical presentations with hypercalcemia or eosinophilia have been reported. Radiographic evaluation with combined positron emission tomography/computed tomography may assist in diagnosis and surveillance in women with uterine LMS. Stage and tumor grade continue to appear to be… CONTINUE READING

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