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Metastatic synovial sarcoma to the orbit.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22743696     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Synovial sarcomas are rare malignancies. Metastatic synovial sarcomas carry a particularly poor prognosis. While primary orbital lesions have been documented, the authors are aware of only one previous report of metastatic synovial sarcoma to the orbit. In this report, the second case of a metastatic synovial sarcoma to the orbit is described and the medical literature on this subject is reviewed.
Edward J Wladis; Martha G Farber; Anne G Nepo
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery     Volume:  28     ISSN:  1537-2677     ISO Abbreviation:  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg     Publication Date:    2012 Nov-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-11-09     Completed Date:  2013-03-08     Revised Date:  2013-06-03    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8508431     Medline TA:  Ophthal Plast Reconstr Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e131-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Department of Ophthalmology, Lions Eye Institute, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York 12159, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use
Deoxycytidine / analogs & derivatives,  therapeutic use
Fatal Outcome
Orbital Neoplasms / drug therapy,  radiotherapy,  secondary*
Sarcoma, Synovial / drug therapy,  radiotherapy,  secondary*
Soft Tissue Neoplasms / pathology*,  therapy
Taxoids / therapeutic use
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antineoplastic Agents; 0/Taxoids; 15H5577CQD/docetaxel; 951-77-9/Deoxycytidine; B76N6SBZ8R/gemcitabine

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