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Uterine leiomyosarcoma

Known as: leiomyosarcoma, uterine, Leiomyosarcoma of the Uterus, Leiomyosarcoma of the Uterine Body 
An aggressive malignant smooth muscle neoplasm, arising from the uterine corpus. It is characterized by a proliferation of neoplastic spindle cells.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Uterine leiomyosarcoma is the most common type of uterine sarcoma. It is an extremely aggressive malignancy associated with a… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
Leiomyosarcoma (LMS) is one of the most common subtypes of soft tissue sarcoma in adults and can occur in almost any part of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVE Uterine leiomyosarcoma (LMS) is usually diagnosed after surgery for leiomyoma; thus tumor morcellation frequently… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE Doxorubicin-based treatment is standard therapy for metastatic uterine leiomyosarcoma. There is no standard second-line… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE Few chemotherapy agents are active in leiomyosarcoma (LMS), particularly LMS that has progressed after doxorubicin… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Herein we report the clinical, histopathological, and molecular features of a cancer syndrome with predisposition to uterine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
CD10 is a sensitive and diagnostically useful immunohistochemical marker of normal endometrial stroma and of endometrial stromal… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Leiomyomas are the most common uterine neoplasm and are composed of smooth muscle with varying amounts of fibrous connective… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The objective of this retrospective multicenter study was to assess the rates, times, and sites of recurrences of 126 patients… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
This study was undertaken to examine the incidence and conditions under which lymph node metastases are present and patterns of… Expand