Lung Leiomyosarcoma

Known as: Leiomyosarcoma of Lung, Leiomyosarcoma of the Lung, Pulmonary Leiomyosarcoma 
An aggressive malignant smooth muscle neoplasm, arising from the lung. It is characterized by a proliferation of neoplastic spindle cells.
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2014
2014
Primary pulmonary leiomyosarcoma (PPL) is an extremely rare malignant tumor. In the case presented here, a 52-year-old Chinese… (More)
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2007
2007
A patient presenting with Pancoast syndrome was definitely diagnosed to have pulmonary leiomyosarcoma. The patient underwent a… (More)
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2005
2005
Leiomyosarcomas are uncommon malignancies of soft tissue associated with a poor prognosis due to local and metastatic disease. We… (More)
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2003
2003
Primary leiomyosarcomas (LMSs) of the lung are extremely rare malignancies that have been the subject of single or small series… (More)
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2000
2000
Leiomyosarcomas are uncommon smooth muscle tumors most commonly encountered in the female genital organs, gastrointestinal tract… (More)
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1991
1991
The case of a 7-year-old girl with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome treated for 5 years with AZT and intravenous gamma globulin… (More)
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1986
1986
Primary leiomyosarcoma of the lung is a malignant tumour arising from smooth muscle. It is rare and only two cases were reported… (More)
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1982
1982
Primary mesenchymal tumours account for a small percentage of all pulmonary neoplasms. In the group of primary sarcomas… (More)
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1975
1975
The electron microscopic features of a leiomyosarcoma occurring in the lung, a rare site, were studied. Unusual was the finding… (More)
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