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Fibromyxoid sarcoma in a 4-year-old boy: case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15747125     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The authors report on the case of a low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma (LGFMS) with giant rosettes in a 4-year-old boy. The tumor arose in the paravertebral region and had infiltrated the vertebral canal between L2 and S1. A review of the literature indicates that this is one of the youngest patients diagnosed with a tumor of this type, and spinal involvement had never been reported with LGFMS.
G Rando; V Buonuomo; C D'Urzo; F Vecchio; M Caldarelli; C Pintus
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2005-03-04
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric surgery international     Volume:  21     ISSN:  0179-0358     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr. Surg. Int.     Publication Date:  2005 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-04-11     Completed Date:  2005-08-02     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8609169     Medline TA:  Pediatr Surg Int     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  311-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Pediatrics, Policlinico Universitario "A. Gemelli", Roma, Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Child, Preschool
Fibroma / complications,  pathology*
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Neoplasm Invasiveness
Paraparesis / etiology
Sarcoma / complications,  pathology*
Soft Tissue Neoplasms / complications,  pathology*
Spinal Canal*
Spinal Neoplasms / complications,  pathology*

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