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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1951-2014
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2014
2014
Leiomyosarcoma of the esophagus is a rare malignant tumor with slow growth and late metastasis. The aim of this study was to… (More)
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2014
2014
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this article is to describe the imaging and clinicopathologic characteristics of esophageal… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND This study examined the results of surgical treatment of leiomyosarcoma of the esophagus. METHODS Between January… (More)
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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… (More)
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1995
1995
This is a case report of 56-year-old man complaining of dysphasia. Upon admission, his chest X-ray film revealed medium amount of… (More)
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1992
1992
Leiomyosarcoma of the esophagus is a rare neoplasm, with only 95 cases having been reported in the literature. Dysphagia is the… (More)
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1958
1958
A case of esophageal leiomyosarcoma, for which CT scan, endoscopie ultrasonography (EUS) and angiography were employed for… (More)
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