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Cutaneous Leiomyosarcoma

Known as: Leiomyosarcoma of Skin, Leiomyosarcoma of the Skin, Skin Leiomyosarcoma 
An aggressive malignant smooth muscle neoplasm, arising from the skin. It is characterized by a proliferation of neoplastic spindle cells.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Atypical or mitotically active dermal smooth muscle neoplasms are uncommon lesions, which are most often termed “cutaneous… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Massi D, Franchi A, Alos L, Cook M, Di Palma S, Enguita A B, Ferrara G, Kazakov D V, Mentzel T, Michal M, Panelos J, Rodriguez… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Cutaneous spindle cell squamous carcinoma is an uncommon variant of squamous cell carcinoma in which keratinocytes infiltrate the… Expand
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2007
2007
A 54‐year‐old man presented with a recurrent swelling on the right occipital region of the scalp. Two months earlier, the patient… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Background:  Cutaneous spindle cell squamous cell carcinoma (SCSCC) is a rare variant of SCC. This lesion is sometimes difficult… Expand
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1999
1999
  • J. Lin, R. Y. Tsai
  • Dermatologic surgery : official publication for…
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 23337528
BACKGROUND Cutaneous leiomyosarcoma is a rare soft tissue sarcoma with a predilection for the lower extremities. Leiomyosarcoma… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We report the clinical, histopathologic, immunohistologic, and prognostic findings in 19 patients with cutaneous leiomyosarcoma… Expand
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1995
1995
We describe the case of a painful primary cutaneous leiomyosarcoma that developed on the back of a 54-year-old white male over a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • S. Suster
  • The American journal of surgical pathology
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 25632697
This report describes five cases of an unusual variant of malignant smooth-muscle neoplasm involving the skin and subcutaneous… Expand
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1992
1992
Background. Soft tissue sarcomas comprise approximately 0.7% of all malignant neoplasms. Superficial leiomyosarcoma, a rare… Expand
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