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Esophageal Leiomyosarcoma

Known as: Esophagus Leiomyosarcoma, Leiomyosarcoma of Esophagus, Leiomyosarcoma of the Esophagus 
An aggressive malignant smooth muscle neoplasm, arising from the esophagus. It is characterized by a proliferation of neoplastic spindle cells.
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this article is to describe the imaging and clinicopathologic characteristics of esophageal… Expand
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2008
2008
We report a rare case of leiomyosarcoma of the lower esophagus that was treated by endoscopic resection. A 56-year-old man was… Expand
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2007
2007
Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration (EUS-FNA) has proven itself to be a reliable method for the diagnosis of… Expand
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2007
2007
We report a pitfall deriving from the assumption of metastatic disease based upon seemingly identical histology in a pulmonary… Expand
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2004
2004
Leiomyosarcoma of the esophagus is a rare neoplasm, with only 95 cases having been reported in the literature. Dysphagia is the… Expand
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND This study examined the results of surgical treatment of leiomyosarcoma of the esophagus. METHODS Between January… Expand
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1996
1996
We describe a case of rupture of a liver metastasis from esophageal leiomyosarcoma which was treated successfully by hepatic… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Leiomyosarcoma of the esophagus is an uncommon disease of which only 97 cases including the present case have been reported in… Expand
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1991
1991
Leiomyosarcoma of the esophagus is a rare neoplasm. We reported a very rare case of esophageal leiomyosarcoma associated with… Expand
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1971
1971
A variety of 5 interesting and unusual tumors of the gastrointestinal tract is presented with emphasis on the roentgen features… Expand
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