TITLE

An abdominal extraskeletal osteosarcoma: A case report

AUTHOR(S)
ZHIMING WU; XIUFENG CHU; XINGCHENG MENG; CHAOYANG XU
PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
Oncology Letters;2013, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p990
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
Primary abdominal extraskeletal osteosarcoma (EOS) is a rare carcinoma. The present study reports a case of a primary abdominal EOS involving the greater omentum and also presents a review of the literature on the etiology, diagnosis, differential diagnosis, pathological features, treatment and prognosis of the disease. The patient in the present study underwent laparoscopic surgery. A pathological examination revealed that the tumor tissues contained malignant and primitive spindle cells with varying amounts of neoplastic osteoid and osseous or cartilaginous tissue. The post-operative follow-up appointments were scheduled at three-month intervals for two years. The tumor recurred three months after the surgery.
ACCESSION #
110397638

 

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