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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.
National Institutes of Health

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2011
2011
1. Jordan DR, Brownstein S, Faraji H. Clinicopathologic analysis of 15 explanted hydroxyapatite implants. Ophthal Plast Reconstr… 
2010
2010
Abstract Leiomyosarcomas are cancers of smooth muscle cells that can arise from any location but occur most often in the uterus… 
2000
2000
Leiomyosarcomas are uncommon smooth muscle tumors most commonly encountered in the female genital organs, gastrointestinal tract… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We studied 18 patients with primary malignant smooth muscle tumors of the lung (7 women and 11 men, 5-76 yr old, with a mean age… 
1991
1991
The case of a 7-year-old girl with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome treated for 5 years with AZT and intravenous gamma globulin… 
Review
1984
Review
1984
Review
1974
Review
1974
Ramanathan, T. (1974).Thorax, 482-489. Primary leiomyosarcoma of the lung. Three new cases of primary leiomyosarcoma of the lung… 
Review
1958
Review
1958
THE purpose of this paper is to review the literature of smooth-muscle tumors of the lung and to report 2 new cases of primary…