Retroperitoneal Leiomyosarcoma

An aggressive malignant smooth muscle neoplasm, arising from the retroperitoneum. It is characterized by a proliferation of neoplastic spindle cells.
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1950-2017
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2014
2014
A 71-year-old woman presented with five scalp nodules that were clinically suspicious for pilar cysts. Histopathologic… (More)
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2012
2012
Leiomyosarcoma is a relatively rare form of cancer most commonly found in the uterus, stomach, small intestine, retroperitoneum… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Inferior vena cava (IVC) leiomyosarcoma is a rare tumor of smooth muscle origin. It is often large by the time of… (More)
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2000
2000
A 76-year-old woman presented with dull pain in left flank. Excretory urogram showed no function of left kidney. Retrograde… (More)
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1995
1995
Leiomyosarcoma is a rare malignant tumor originating from the smooth muscular tissue in any part of the organism. The only… (More)
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1993
1993
Radiologic findings in cases of retroperitoneal leiomyosarcoma and leiomyoma were reported. These cases showed very similar… (More)
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1990
1990
A 41 year old man with severe hypertension due to a renin-secreting retroperitoneal leiomyosarcoma is described. Clinical… (More)
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1985
1985
A case report of an extrarenal retroperitoneal metastatic leiomyosarcoma with associated paraneoplastic renin production is… (More)
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1983
1983
Thirty-six cases of retroperitoneal leiomyosarcoma form the basis for this retrospective clinicopathologic study. This group… (More)
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1974
1974
A retrospective study of 47 patients with leiomyosarcoma of superficial (skin and subcutaneous) soft tissue is presented. The… (More)
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