TITLE

Pulmonary benign metastasising leiomyoma: response to treatment with goserelin

AUTHOR(S)
Jacobson, T Z; Rainey, E J; Turton, C W
PUB. DATE
November 1995
SOURCE
Thorax;Nov1995, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p1225
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66052806

 

Related Articles

  • Goserelin.  // Reactions Weekly;Nov2015, Vol. 1579 Issue 1, p207 

    The article describes the case of a 44-year-old woman who developed flushing and profuse sweating during goserelin therapy for benign metastasising leiomyoma, referencing research by D. Soritsa and colleagues, published in the "Gynecological Surgery."

  • METASTASIZING LEIOMYOMA TO HEART. Consamus, Erin N.; Reardon, Michael J.; Ayala, Alberto G.; Schwartz, Mary R.; Ro, Jae Y. // Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal;Oct2014, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p251 

    Cardiac smooth muscle tumors are rare. Three different clinical settings for these tumors have been reported, including benign metastasizing leiomyoma from the uterus, primary cardiac leiomyoma and leiomyosarcoma, and intravenous cardiac extension of pelvic leiomyoma, which is the most common....

  • Large pulmonary masses containing varicose veins: a rare presentation of benign metastasising leiomyomas. Challa, R.; Irion, K. L.; Hochhegger, B.; Shackloth, M.; Elsayed, H.; Gosney, J. R.; Binukrishnan, S.; Marchiori, E.; Da Silva, V. Cardinal // British Journal of Radiology;Nov2010, Vol. 83 Issue 995, pe243 

    A 48-year-old woman presented with cough and chest pain. A chest radiograph and CT scans showed bilateral lung masses containing massive venous varices. A core biopsy specimen revealed benign metastasising leiomyoma with strong expression of progesterone receptors. A review of her medical...

  • Pulmonary Leiomyomatosis After Hysterectomy For Uterine Myoma. Barbetakis, Nikolaos G.; Xenikakis, Theoharis; Efstathiou, Andreas; Vlahveis, Menelaos; Fessatidis, Ioannis // Internet Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery;2003, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p30 

    Pulmonary benign metastasizing leiomyoma refers to a neoplasm associated with a previous or coincident history of uterine leiomyomas. A recent study by Sekine et al [[sup1]] reports that leiomyomas represent 0,085% of pulmonary benign tumors. Multiple pulmonary leiomyomas represent an...

  • Pulmonary benign metastasizing leiomyoma: report of three cases. Hyun Woo Jeon; Soo Hwan Choi; Sook Whan Sung; Jae Kil Park // World Journal of Surgical Oncology;2013, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p1 

    Benign metastasizing leiomyoma is very rare and usually occurs in women who undergo hysterectomy and myomectomy for uterine leiomyoma. This is a benign spindle-shaped smooth muscle cell tumor pathologically but metastasizes to the extrauterine organs. Lungs are the most common site of...

  • HEMORRHAGIC LEIOMYOMA OF SMALL INTESTINE SIMULATING GIANT OVARIAN CYST. Wolfe, Samuel A.; Tesler, James // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov1958, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p527 

    Presents a case history of a hemorrhagic leiomyoma of the small intestine. Case report; Symptoms and treatment of leiomyoma and leiomyosarcoma; Problem in differential pathological diagnosis of benign and malignant leiomyomata.

  • Transvesical Enucleation of Multiple Leiomyoma of Bladder and Urethra. Ghadian, Alireza; Hoseini, Seyyed // Nephro-Urology Monthly;Jan2013, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p709 

    Although bladder leiomyoma is rare, this is the most frequent nonepithelial benign tumor of the bladder. Symptoms and treatment depend on location and size of the lesion as well. The optional treatment is a total enucleation or partial cystectomy, although in biopsy proved cases watchful waiting...

  • Leiomyoma of the epididymis treated with partial epididymectomy. Çakıroğlu, Basri; Özcan, Faruk; Ateş, Lora; Aksoy, Süleyman Hilmi // Urology Annals;Oct2014, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p356 

    Tumors of the epididymis are very rare, they are both primary and secondary and whether the benign or malignant. Adenomatoid tumors and leiomyoma are the most frequently diagnosed benign tumors of the epididymis. Leiomyomas are benign, often bulky tumors that are derived embryologically from...

  • Benign metastasizing leiomyoma of the lung. Eun Young Ki; Seon Jeong Hwang; Keun Ho Lee; Jong Sup Park; Soo Young Hur // World Journal of Surgical Oncology;2013, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p1 

    Benign leiomyomas of the uterus are uncommonly found in association with benign smooth muscle tumors beyond the confines of the uterus. Benign metastasizing leiomyoma (BML) is a rare disease in which the lung is described to be the most afflicted extrauterine organ. We present a brief review of...

  • Gene Expression Following Goserelin Treatment.  // Fertility Weekly;9/27/2010, p10 

    The article reports on the study conducted by Brazilian researchers R. Borsari and colleagues on genes which present different expression in uterine leimyomas following goserelin treatment. According to the researchers, the gene expression of uterine leiomyomas varies among women who go through...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics