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Giant multi-polypoid liposarcoma of the esophagus: an atypical presentation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20103356     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Liposarcomas of the esophagus are rare with only 19 cases reported in the English literature. We present a giant, well-differentiated liposarcoma of the esophagus with multiple pedunculated polypoid-like growths, which made it radiographically and pathologically noncharacteristic. We discuss the diagnostic dilemmas, clinical and pathologic findings, and surgical treatment.
Maurice A Smith; Emily Kluck; Sanjay Jagannath; Stephen C Yang
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  89     ISSN:  1552-6259     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2010 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-01-27     Completed Date:  2010-02-17     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  610-2     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Copyright Information:
2010 The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Division of Thoracic Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Deglutition Disorders / etiology*
Esophageal Neoplasms / diagnosis*,  pathology,  surgery*
Esophagus / pathology
Hoarseness / etiology*
Liposarcoma / diagnosis*,  pathology,  surgery*
Neoplasm, Residual / diagnosis*,  pathology,  surgery*
Polyps / diagnosis*,  pathology,  surgery*
Postoperative Complications / diagnosis*,  pathology,  surgery*
Respiratory Sounds / etiology*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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