Soft-Tissue Sarcomas

  • A. Kulakowski

Abstract

Soft-tissue sarcomas (STS) are a malignant group of soft tissue tumours. STS originate mainly in the ex-traskeletal mesenchymal connective tissue and the mesodermal endothelium. They are characterised by similarities in their pathological appearance and common clinical behaviour. Most STS are highly malignant with a strong tendency to recur locally and a high rate of early distant blood-borne metastases.

Keywords

Sarcoma Osteosarcoma Adriamycin Ifosfamide Chondrosarcoma 

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