Inferior Vena Cava Leiomyosarcoma

Known as: Leiomyosarcoma of Inferior Vena Cava, Leiomyosarcoma of the Inferior Vena Cava 
An aggressive malignant smooth muscle neoplasm, arising from the inferior vena cava. It is characterized by a proliferation of neoplastic spindle… (More)
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2015
2015
Inferior vena cava (IVC) leiomyosarcoma is a rare malignant neoplasm more commonly seen in women in the fifth to sixth decade of… (More)
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2006
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2006
From 1979 to 2004, 22 patients were seen with leiomyosarcomas of the inferior vena cava (IVC). Twenty were treated surgically… (More)
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2005
2005
Leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava (IVC) is a rare lesion with less than 300 cases reported. Optimal management and long… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND The inferior vena cava (IVC) is a rare site for primary soft tissue sarcoma. There are limited data in the literature… (More)
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2003
2003
A complete surgical resection is the only proven therapeutic modality that prolongs the survival in patients with leiomyosarcoma… (More)
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2001
2001
Leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava (IVC) is an uncommon neoplasm, most frequently seen in the sixth decade with a female… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND Leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava (IVC) is an uncommon tumor that many believe portends a poor prognosis… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND A wide and complete surgical resection is the principle modality of therapy in the management of retroperitoneal… (More)
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1995
1995
We investigated the radiological findings of five patients with primary leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava (IVC) comparing… (More)
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1992
1992
Leiomyosarcoma of the inferior vena cava is a rare malignancy, and radical resection with negative margins remains the only hope… (More)
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