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Intratumoral Blood Flow Analysis in Epithelioid Trophoblastic Tumors  -  ‎Nov 20, 2009‎
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (subscription)The purpose of this series was to describe the transvaginal color pulsed Doppler sonographic features of epithelioid trophoblastic tumors (ETTs) and to ...

Jejuno-jejunal invagination caused by epithelioid sarcoma: a case report  -  ‎Oct 31, 2009‎
7thSpace Interactive (press release)We describe the case of a patient with a jejunal epithelioid sarcoma. Epithelioid sarcoma is a rare histologic subtype of sarcoma and few cases have been ...

Asbestos-related condition led to death of Ashurst Wood woman  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
thisiseastgrinstead.co.ukShe became ill and a CT scan of her heart revealed tissue of mesothelioma epithelioid type. Earlier this year, the Courier and Observer reported how Mrs Van ...

Myasthenia of the Heart  -  ‎Nov 9, 2009‎
Archives of Neurology2 Weigert found that the patient had a tumor of the thymus gland, consisting of lymphocytes and epithelioid cells. The tumor was adherent to the pericardium ...

Good Deeds  -  ‎Nov 2, 2009‎
Omaha World-HeraldHelping a fighter: Steve Schimonitz, a 43-year-old member of the Bellevue Volunteer Fire Department, is battling epithelioid hemangioendothelioma, ...

Late cutaneous metastases to the face from malignant pleural mesothelioma: A ...  -  ‎Nov 9, 2009‎
7thSpace Interactive (press release)Case Presentation:We report a sixty one year-old man with a history of malignant pleural epithelioid mesothelioma treated with six cycles of Pemetrexed and ...

Researchers Learn How Selenite Combats Mesothelioma  -  ‎Aug 6, 2009‎
Surviving MesotheliomaTo evaluate these pathways, the researchers treated both epithelioid (the most common form of mesothelioma) and sarcomatoid cells with selenite,

Nevi of special site: Conservative treatment approach justified  -  ‎Aug 5, 2009‎
Modern MedicineThey also characterized cytological features in lesional melanocytes, such as pigmented epithelioid, ordinary, large epidermal or dermal melanocytes,

Friends help Fairhope woman fight rare cancer; benefit planned Sunday  -  ‎Jul 31, 2009‎
al.comThe diagnosis turned things upside down -- Johns had epithelioid hemangio-endothelioma, rare form of chemo-resistant cancer. While day-to-day living changed

Son's battle inspires foundation's creation  -  ‎Jul 28, 2009‎
Colts Neck News TranscriptThe foundation's first recipient was a girl named Ah'Maya, who was fighting a battle with epithelioid sarcoma. Sherwood said the child was a fan of Disney

Treatment of refractory lymphangioleiomyomatosis–associated ...  -  ‎Jul 23, 2009‎
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular SurgeryD, High-power views of abdominal mass biopsy specimens demonstrating cells ranging in morphology from spindle shaped to epithelioid that occur in clusters,

Music Therapy Helps Relieve Anxiety, Emotions of Cancer Diagnosis  -  Dec 15, 2008
MarketWatchThe diagnosis: epithelioid sarcoma in her middle finger. Bigras, 19, was in a state of shock and panic. But music brought her back. "Music has always played

Managing A Rare Cancer  -  Dec 18, 2008
Cancer Consultants,...tumor was a malignant perivascular epithelioid tumor (PEComa)—a rare cancer—and that he was forwarding research articles to my gynecologic oncologist.

Patient records can help or hurt a physician in medical ...  -  Dec 11, 2008
Ortho SuperSite,Another year passed, and the patient underwent surgery to remove the mass; the diagnosis was an epithelioid sarcoma. A bone scan revealed that the cancer

Tumor-to-Tumor Metastasis: Report of 2 Cases of Metastatic ...  -  Jun 14, 2008
RedOrbit,In addition, there are atypical nested epithelioid cells with enlarged hyperchromatic nuclei (Figure 2, B). On immunostains, the majority of the tumor was

Remembering Nicole at 24-hour Relay for Life (with pics)  -  Jul 7, 2008
Derby Evening Telegraph,Nicole, 20, died in February from metastatic epithelioid sarcoma, a disease so rare that it affects only one in 60 million people. While suffering from what

Yakima man to receive 'Livestrong' award from Lance Armstrong  -  Jun 27, 2008
Yakima Herald-Republic,Sarah James. president of the Hard Core Run-ners Club in Yakima, James was first diagnosed with epithelioid hemangioendothelioma in October 2005.

Unusual Metastases From Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcomas  -  21 May 2008
Ortho SuperSite,3 Although soft-tissue sarcomas usually recur as lung metastasis or local recurrence, exceptions such as angiosarcoma, epithelioid sarcoma, rhabdomyosarcoma

Tuberculous Tenosynovitis of Flexor Digitorum Longus Tendon  -  21 May 2008
Ortho SuperSite,Histopathological examination, this time revealed epithelioid granuloma (Figure 3). Figure 3: Photomicrograph of histopathology examination of synovium

Derby Evening Telegraph,Nicole died in February, aged just 20, after suffering from metastatic epithelioid sarcoma - a cancer that affects just one in 60 million people.

Total En Bloc Spondylectomy in the Treatment of Aggressive ...  -  Apr 24, 2008
Ortho SuperSite,A final pathological diagnosis was aggressive osteoblastoma due to the presence of so-called “epithelioid osteoblasts? postoperatively.

Mark Roby's strength to battle cancer flows from attitude, helping ...  -  May 6, 2008
DetNews.com,The Birmingham man, who has vigorously waged war for the past six years with one of the world's rarest forms of liver cancer -- epithelioid

A Brother's Bond  -  May 1, 2008
Buckmasters OnlineHowever, shortly after his hunting career began, Austin was diagnosed with epithelioid sarcoma. This disease is a rare, but aggressive form of cancer,

Chondroblastoma of trapezium with metacarpal involvement: a case ...  -  Apr 24, 2008
Ortho SuperSite,Cytoplasms of the mononuclear cells had distinct borders, and epithelioid features were occasionally noted. Multinucleated osteoclastic giant cells were

Daily Cancer News  -  Mar 25, 2008
Cancer Consultants,In a case series published by Sugarbaker et al., there was a group of 31 patients who had epithelioid histology, clear resection margins,

Extrapleural pneumonectomy versus pleurectomy/decortication in the ...  -  Mar 18, 2008
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular SurgerySignificant survival differences were seen for American Joint Committee on Cancer stages 1 to 4 (P < .001), epithelioid versus non-epithelioid histology (P

Family loses son diagnosed with rare form of cancer  -  Mar 5, 2008
The Herald-Times (subscription),He had epithelioid sarcoma, a cancer that most often develops in tissues under the skin of the hands, forearms, feet or lower legs and is most common in

Derby Evening Telegraph,It was only in June last year that former West Park School pupil Nicole was diagnosed with metastatic epithelioid sarcoma, an extremely rare and aggressive

Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasonography of Hepatic Metastasis of ...  -  Mar 21, 2008
Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine (subscription)A needle biopsy of the tumor showed uniform neoplastic cells with a high nuclear-cytoplasmic ratio and an epithelioid appearance without fibrous stroma.

Boy’s family seeks to put research spotlight on rare form of cancer  -  Dec 2, 2007
The Herald-Times (subscription),Over the summer, doctors revealed that 10-year-old Brandyn Beck has epithelioid sarcoma, a cancer that most often develops in tissues under the skin of the

Synovial Sarcoma: Clinicopathologic Features, Treatment, and Prognosis  -  Dec 17, 2007
Ortho SuperSite,The histologic differential diagnosis not only includes many metastatic and adnexal carcinomas but also malignant melanoma, malignant epithelioid schwannoma

cytogenetic analysis may aid in predicting mortality from uveal ...  -  Oct 29, 2007
OSN SuperSite (subscription),...reported. these results significantly correlated with ciliary body involvement, extraocular spread, large basal tumor diameter, epithelioid cellularity,

journal of the american podiatric medical association  -  Nov 16, 2007
Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association (subscription)8 epithelioid leiomyosarcomas are different than cutaneous leiomyosarcomas and tend to occur in the linings of the uterus, gastrointestinal tract, pleura,

fujirebio diagnostics honored with pioneer award from meso foundation  -  Nov 1, 2007
Business Wire (press release),...the mesomark assay was developed to measure levels of smrp in serum of patients diagnosed with biphasic or epithelioid mesothelioma. via this simple

saving seats on the bus led to a lifetime side by side  -  Oct 28, 2007
News & Observer,...nearly 10 years after being diagnosed with non-hodgkins lymphoma, kenneth learned he had epithelioid sarcoma, an aggressive cancer. the past 10 months

Living in the face of death  -  17 Oct 2007
Chicago Sun-Times,But she was diagnosed -- on Valentine's Day that year -- with epithelioid hemangioendothelioma. Translation? A rare, incurable cancer in her liver and lungs

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