Rectal Leiomyosarcoma

Known as: Leiomyosarcoma of Rectum, Leiomyosarcoma of the Rectum 
An aggressive malignant smooth muscle neoplasm that arises from the rectum. It is characterized by a proliferation of neoplastic spindle cells.
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1947-2018
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2014
2014
Rectal leiomyosarcoma (LMS) is a rare disease occupying less than 0.1 % of colorectal tumors [1]. Even if we know the relation… (More)
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2012
2012
Rectal leiomyosarcomas are rare tumors originated from smooth muscle cells. Differential diagnosis includes gastrointestinal… (More)
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2012
2012
Rectal leiomyosarcomas are very rare mesenchymal tumours. This is a case report of a rectal leiomyosarcoma diagnosed initially as… (More)
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2010
2010
Rectal leiomyosarcoma is an uncommon malignancy. Herein, we describe the clinicopathological features and biological behaviour of… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE To report a case of interstitial nephritis associated with the administration of bevacizumab. CASE SUMMARY A 26-year… (More)
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2004
2004
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to identify associated prognostic factors influencing the outcome of curative resection of… (More)
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2000
2000
PURPOSE The aim of this study is to present the prognosis and possible associated prognostic factors after curative resection of… (More)
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2000
2000
We report a rare and, to our knowledge, as yet undescribed type of collision tumour – rectal leiomyosarcoma and prostate… (More)
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1992
1992
Rectal leiomyosarcoma is rare, often large and found in the distal third of the rectum. Most symptoms differ from those of an… (More)
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1991
1991
A 78 year old woman with a rectal leiomyosarcoma is presented. The case is of interest because of very unusual radiological and… (More)
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