Ovarian Leiomyosarcoma

Known as: Leiomyosarcoma of Ovary, Leiomyosarcoma of the Ovary 
An aggressive malignant smooth muscle neoplasm, arising from the ovary. It is characterized by a proliferation of neoplastic spindle cells.
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1985-2016
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND Primary ovarian leiomyosarcoma is an extremely rare subtype of ovarian sarcomas. It most commonly occurs in… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Primary ovarian leiomyosarcoma (POL) is rare. To the best of our knowledge, POL associated with a Brenner tumor has… (More)
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2005
2005
Primary ovarian leiomyosarcomas are extremely rare tumors that comprise less than 0.1% of all ovarian malignancies. We present a… (More)
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2005
2005
INTRODUCTION Leiomyosarcoma of the ovary is a rare lesion usually seen in postmenopausal women. Epithelioid leiomyosarcoma of the… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE A case of Stage IIA primary ovarian leiomyosarcoma (LMS) with an unfavorable outcome 24 months after total abdominal… (More)
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2003
2003
The case of primary leiomyosarcoma of the ovary in a 20-year-old Italian woman with nevoid basal cell carcinoma syndrome (NBCC… (More)
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2000
2000
Primary non-specific sarcoma of the ovary is extremely rare, and only 22 reported cases of pure leiomyosarcoma (LMS) are known to… (More)
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2000
2000
A primary ovarian leiomyosarcoma is extremely rare. Moreover, there is no established treatment modality other than surgery, and… (More)
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1998
1998
Primary ovarian leiomyosarcomas are rare neoplasms of the ovary, particularly in the pediatric population. Their occurrence… (More)
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1991
1991
The first three cases of myxoid leiomyosarcoma occurring in the ovary are reported. Two cases in stage III were found in… (More)
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