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Extraskeletal osteosarcoma of abdominal wall in a child.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20952297     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Compared with osteosarcoma of bone, extraskeletal osteosarcoma is rare and accounts for approximately 1% to 2 % of all soft tissue sarcomas. Osteosarcoma arising in soft tissues is exceedingly rare in children. The tumor most often affects older adults, involves the lower extremity, responds poorly to chemotherapy, and carries a grave prognosis. The authors describe a 4-year-old girl with an extraskeletal osteosarcoma in the lateral abdominal wall.
Authors:
Fouzia Siraj; Deepali Jain; Prem Chopra
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-04-24
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of diagnostic pathology     Volume:  15     ISSN:  1532-8198     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann Diagn Pathol     Publication Date:  2011 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-03-14     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9800503     Medline TA:  Ann Diagn Pathol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  131-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2011 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
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