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Disease Leiomyosarcoma

Name Leiomyosarcoma
Synonyms Epithelioid Leiomyosarcoma | Epithelioid Leiomyosarcomas | Leiomyosarcoma, Epithelioid | Leiomyosarcoma, Myxoid | Leiomyosarcomas | Leiomyosarcomas, Epithelioid | Leiomyosarcomas, Myxoid | Myxoid Leiomyosarcoma | Myxoid Leiomyosarcomas
Definition 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 common soft tissue sarcoma of the gastrointestinal tract and uterus. The median age of patients is 60 years. (From Dorland, 27th ed; Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 3d ed, p1865)
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D007890
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1. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Muscle Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Leiomyosarcoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sarcoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Leiomyosarcoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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