Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma

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Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma" returned 71 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Fusion of the genes BRD8 and PHF1 in endometrial stromal sarcoma.
 

Author(s): Francesca Micci, Marta Brunetti, Paola Dal Cin, Marisa R Nucci, Ludmila Gorunova, Sverre Heim, Ioannis Panagopoulos

Journal: Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2017 Dec;56(12):841-845.

 

We present a new endometrial stromal sarcoma (ESS)-associated genomic rearrangement involving chromosome arms 5p and 6p and leading to the formation of a BRD8-PHF1 fusion gene. The PHF1 (PHD finger protein 1) gene, from 6p21, is known to be rearranged in ESS in a promiscuous way inasmuch ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Fertility-sparing surgery for patients with low-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma.
 

Author(s): Weimin Xie, Dongyan Cao, Jiaxin Yang, Xuan Jiang, Keng Shen, Lingya Pan, Huifang Huang, Jinghe Lang, Yan You, Jie Chen

Journal: Oncotarget. 2017 Feb;8(6):10602-10608.

 

To assess the clinical outcomes and fertility of young women with stage I low-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma (ESS) treated with fertility-sparing surgery.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Novel High-grade Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma: A Morphologic Mimicker of Myxoid Leiomyosarcoma.
 

Author(s): Lien N Hoang, Amandeep Aneja, Niamh Conlon, Deborah F Delair, Sumit Middha, Ryma Benayed, Martee L Hensley, Kay J Park, Travis J Hollmann, Meera R Hameed, Cristina R Antonescu, Robert A Soslow, Sarah Chiang

Journal: Am. J. Surg. Pathol.. 2017 Jan;41(1):12-24.

 

Endometrial stromal sarcomas (ESS) are often underpinned by recurrent chromosomal translocations resulting in the fusion of genes involved in epigenetic regulation. To date, only YWHAE-NUTM2 rearrangements are associated with distinctive high-grade morphology and aggressive clinical ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma" returned 10 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Endometrial stromal sarcoma in combination with mixed type endometrial carcinomas: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Xiao-Xin Xiu, Hua-Li Wang, Lv Yun-Yi, Kong Fan-Dou, Hou Jin-Ping

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(49):e8928.

 

Endometrial stromal sarcoma (ESS) is rare, representing only approximately 0.2% of all uterine malignancies. Mixed type endometrial carcinomas (MT-ECs) are rare tumors with both type I and II features, and are difficult to diagnose. Cases of ESS and MT-ECs coexisting in the same patient ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinicopathological characteristics and treatment strategies for patients with low-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma.
 

Author(s): Ran Cui, Fang Yuan, Yue Wang, Xia Li, Zhenyu Zhang, Huimin Bai

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Apr;96(15):e6584.

 

To investigate and evaluate the clinicopathological characteristics and treatment strategies for patients with low-grade endometrial stromal sarcoma (LG-ESS).The medical records of LG-ESS patients who were treated at 2 cancer referral centers from January 2005 to December 2015 were ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Endometrial stromal sarcoma: An aggressive uterine malignancy.
 

Author(s): Chaitra P Adiga, Manju Gyanchandani, Lakshmikantha N Goolahally, Rishikesh M Itagi, Kiran V Kalenahalli

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Endometrial stromal sarcoma (ESS) is an aggressive uterine sarcoma. We report a case of a large endometrial stromal sarcoma in a 42 year nulliparous woman with chronic kidney disease presenting with acute urinary retention and irregular per vaginal bleeding. Ultrasound and Doppler ...

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

A Study of Nivolumab in Selected Uterine Cancer Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Uterine Cancer; Endometrial Carcinoma; Carcinosarcoma; Leiomyosarcoma; Undifferentiated Sarcoma; High Grade Endometrial Stromal Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 4 Aug 2017

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A Phase II of Nivolumab Plus Ipilimumab in Non-resectable Sarcoma and Endometrial Carcinoma
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Bone Sarcoma; Chondrosarcoma; Gastrointestinal Stromal Sarcoma; Ewing's Tumor Metastatic; Ewing's Tumor Recurrent; Osteosarcoma; Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor

 

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2017

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