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Intraosseous malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor with local recurrence, lung metastases and death.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  14758514     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor (MPNST) is almost always seen in soft tissue. Skeletal involvement by MPNST is uncommon and usually results from secondary invasion. Primary MPNSTs are exceptionally rare. We report a surgically proven case of intraosseous MPNST, with local recurrence and lung metastasis during follow-up. The imaging and histological features of the case are described and the literature on the subject briefly reviewed.
Authors:
Tuba Karagülle Kendi; Aziz Erakar; H Yusuf Yildiz; Yener Saglik; Selim Erekul
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2004-02-03
Journal Detail:
Title:  Skeletal radiology     Volume:  33     ISSN:  0364-2348     ISO Abbreviation:  Skeletal Radiol.     Publication Date:  2004 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-03-29     Completed Date:  2004-10-07     Revised Date:  2005-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7701953     Medline TA:  Skeletal Radiol     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  223-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Integra MR Imaging Center, Tahran Cad., No. 38, Kavaklidere, Ankara, Turkey. drtubakendi@yahoo.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Bone Neoplasms / diagnosis,  pathology*
Humans
Lung Neoplasms / secondary*
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Male
Neoplasm Recurrence, Local*
Nerve Sheath Neoplasms / diagnosis,  pathology*
Ulna / pathology*

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