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Cardiac Sarcoma

Known as: HEART, SARCOMA, sarcoma heart, Sarcoma of Heart 
A malignant soft tissue neoplasm that arises from the heart. The majority of cases are angiosarcomas.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Primary cardiac sarcomas are rare, aggressive, and usually lethal. Surgical management protocols are not defined… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
BACKGROUND Primary tumors of the heart are rare even in major cardiac surgery centers. Because of the low case numbers, there is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
We report novel molecular and pathologic features of sarcomas involving the heart. Intimal sarcoma appears as the most frequent… Expand
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Primary cardiac sarcomas are rare and represent 20% of all primary cardiac tumors. Symptoms depend on the chambers and the… Expand
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND The presentation, management, and outcome of patients with primary cardiac sarcomas are not well defined. Furthermore… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
OBJECTIVE Primary cardiac sarcomas are rare tumors carrying poor prognosis. Resection remains the primary therapy. Especially in… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
BackgroundTo evaluate treatment and survival in a cohort of patients referred to a Canadian institution with newly diagnosed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Sarcomas arising in the heart or the great vessels are rare entities. The prognosis of the patients is dismal… Expand
Review
2006
Review
2006
  • G. Shanmugam
  • European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery…
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 15171293
Primary malignant lesions of the heart are rare. Although myxomas have been extensively described, there is a paucity of large… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Primary cardiac and pericardial neoplasms are rare lesions and include both benign and malignant histologic types. Myxoma is the… Expand