Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 25 August 2014
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Effective treatment of metastatic rhabdomyosarcoma with pazopanib
A Hashimoto, K Takada, R Takimoto, H Horiguchi… - Gan to kagaku ryoho. …, 2014
Pazopanib, an oral tyrosine kinase inhibitor, is the first molecular-targeted agent approved for the treatment of advanced soft tissue sarcoma (STS). Rhabdomyosarcoma in adults is rare, accounting for less than 3% of all adult STS cases. A 57-yearold woman presented ...
A case and literature review of ovarian carcinosarcoma with long-term survival after repeated recurrences
M Asano, K Hasegawa, K Tsukada, S Tada… - Gan to kagaku ryoho. …, 2014
... The pathologic findings included epithelial and non-epithelial components with histologic variation and differentiation; specifically, a leiomyosarcoma, cartilaginous tissues with cellular atypia, and a rhabdomyosarcoma were identified in specimens obtained during the first ...
Identification of an MLL4-GPS2 fusion as an oncogenic driver of undifferentiated spindle cell sarcoma in a child
E O'Meara, D Stack, S Phelan, N McDonagh, L Kelly… - Genes, Chromosomes and …, 2014
... Furthermore, molecular work-up of the index case by RT-PCR for evidence of the
various fusion transcripts associated with synovial sarcoma, Ewing sarcoma, alveolar
rhabdomyosarcoma, and infantile fibrosarcoma was negative. ...
Health and disease in children born after assistive reproductive therapies (ART)
M Hyrapetian, EM Loucaides, AG Sutcliffe - Journal of Reproductive Immunology, 2014
... Weaker evidence is presented for small increased risks of two very rare specific
cancers, ie hepatoblastoma (SIR 3.6; 95% CI 1.34–7.93; p = 0.02) and
rhabdomyosarcoma (SIR, 2.62; 95% CI, 1.26–4.82; p = 0.02). However, the ...
Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNST): A SEER analysis of incidence across the age spectrum and therapeutic interventions in the pediatric population
JE Bates, CR Peterson, S Dhakal, EJ Giampoli… - Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 2014
... MPNST is an extremely rare malignancy classified as a non-rhabdomyosarcoma soft tissue
sarcoma (NRSTS). ... Non-metastatic unresected paediatric non-rhabdomyosarcoma soft tissue
sarcomas: Results of a pooled analysis from United States and European groups. ...