leiomyosarcoma

Known as: Leiomyosarcoma - not uterine, LEIOMYOSARCOMA, MALIGNANT, Leiomyosarcoma, NOS 
A sarcoma containing large spindle cells of smooth muscle. Although it rarely occurs in soft tissue, it is common in the viscera. It is the most… (More)
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1936-2017
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2016
Highly Cited
2016
BACKGROUND A non-randomised, phase 2 study showed activity and tolerability of eribulin in advanced or metastatic soft-tissue… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
We analyzed the PI3K-AKT signaling cascade in a cohort of sarcomas and found a marked induction of insulin receptor substrate-2… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) has emerged as a clinically distinct type of sarcoma with frequent overexpression and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
  • L Zhang, D Yu, +4 authors R E Pollock
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  • 2000
Our recent studies (R. Pollock et al., Clin. Cancer Res., 4: 1985-1994, 1998; M. Milas et al., Cancer Gene Ther., in press, 2000… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) comprise the largest subset of mesenchymal tumors of the gastrointestinal tract. These… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The interstitial cells of Cajal (ICC) form a complex cell network within the gastrointestinal tract wall where they function as a… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Children with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) have an unusually high incidence of smooth-muscle tumors… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
THE development of new blood vessels (angiogenesis) is required for many physiological processes including embryogenesis, wound… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The appropriate surgical therapeutic options for either localized or more advanced disease in patients with gastrointestinal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The incidence of leiomyosarcoma in uterine leiomyomas is estimated to be between 0.13 to 0.29%. However, the exact incidence of… (More)
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