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Surveillance of Uterine Sarcomas


Uterine sarcomas are uncommon tumors which constitute 3 % of all uterine malignancies [1]. They are aggressive tumors with a tendency for local and distant spread and hence have a guarded prognosis. These include leiomyosarcomas (LMS), endometrial stromal tumors (ESS), undifferentiated uterine sarcomas (UUS), and pure heterologous sarcomas. Mixed epithelial and mesenchymal tumors are adenosarcomas and carcinosarcomas.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Gynecologic OncologyTata Memorial HospitalMumbaiIndia
  2. 2.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity College of Medical Sciences and Guru Teg Bahadur HospitalDelhiIndia

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