Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma

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Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma

Alveolar soft part sarcoma is an unusual tumor with highly characteristic histopathology and ultrastructure, controversial histogenesis, and enigmatic clinical behavior ({3:Lieberman et al., 1989}; {4:Ordonez, 1999}). The typical histology of ASPS shows well-defined nests of cells with abundant pink cytoplasm. The loss of central cohesion produces a pseudoalveolar appearance ({2:Ladanyi et al., 2001}).
 

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The Sarcoma Alliance strives to improve the lives of people affected by sarcoma through accurate diagnosis, improved access to care, guidance, education and support.

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The terms "Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma" returned 74 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Alveolar soft part sarcoma occurring in the penis of a 3-year-old boy: A rare case report.
 

Author(s): Linli Qiu, Yuman Li, Shima Ibrahim Ali, Mingxing Xie

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(45):e8383.

 

Alveolar soft part sarcoma (ASPS) is a rare, malignant neoplasm, which mostly occurs in the upper and lower extremities. This article presents an unusual case of ASPS involving the penis of a 3-year-old boy. To our knowledge, this is the first case of ASPS in the penis of a child.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Lingual alveolar soft part sarcoma responsive to pazopanib: A case report.
 

Author(s): Tomoyasu Yoshihiro, Kenji Tsuchihashi, Kenta Nio, Shuji Arita, Takafumi Nakano, Ryuji Yasumatsu, Rina Jiroumaru, Hiroshi Ariyama, Hitoshi Kusaba, Yoshinao Oda, Koichi Akashi, Eishi Baba

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(44):e8470.

 

The multi-targeted tyrosine kinase inhibitors such as cediranib, sunitinib and pazopanib have been reported to be effective for alveolar soft part sarcoma (ASPS). The efficacy of pazopanib for the patient with lingual ASPS has yet to be reported.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Magnetic Resonance Features and Characteristic Vascular Pattern of Alveolar Soft-Part Sarcoma.
 

Author(s): Jiu-Fa Cui, Hai-Song Chen, Da-Peng Hao, Ji-Hua Liu, Feng Hou, Wen-Jian Xu

Journal: Oncol Res Treat. 2017 ;40(10):580-585.

 

The aim of this study was to investigate the magnetic resonance (MR) features of alveolar soft-part sarcoma (ASPS).

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma" returned 9 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Alveolar soft part sarcoma with multiple brain and lung metastases in pregnancy: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Yubo Wang, Jiayue Cui, Xu Yan, Rihua Jin, Xinyu Hong

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Nov;96(46):e8790.

 

Alveolar soft part sarcomas (ASPSs) with multiple brain metastases in pregnancy is a rare entity.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Surgical management and outcome of spinal alveolar soft part sarcoma (ASPA): a case series of five patients and literature review.
 

Author(s): Chenglong Zhao, Xin Gao, Jian Yang, Zhenxi Li, Xiaopan Cai, Tao Tan, Tianhui Hou, Wangjun Yan, Xinghai Yang, Cheng Yang, Tielong Liu, Jianru Xiao

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Alveolar soft part sarcoma (ASPS) is a rare entity of soft tissue malignancies with uncommon spinal involvements. Surgical management should be the best choice of cure.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Primary alveolar soft part sarcoma of uterine corpus: a case report with immunohistochemical, ultrastructural study and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Giovanna Giordano, Tiziana D'Adda, Elena Varotti, Giuseppe Crovini, Enrico Maria Silini

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Alveolar soft part sarcoma (ASPS) is a rare mesenchymal malignancy. ASPS usually occurs most commonly in the deep soft tissues of the thigh and buttock or the head and neck regions. ASPS that originate from the uterine corpus are even more rare, with only 10 previous cases reported ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial in Chinese Patients of Elapsed/Metastatic/Unresectable Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma(GB226)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2018

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Last Updated: 12 Sep 2018

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Axitinib and Pembrolizumab in Subjects With Advanced Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma and Other Soft Tissue Sarcomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma; Soft Tissue Sarcomas

 

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2018

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