Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma: A Case Report
Received Date: Jun 09, 2017 / Accepted Date: Oct 20, 2017 / Published Date: Nov 02, 2017
Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma (EMCS) is a rare malignant soft tissue tumor that usually develops in the deep parts of the proximal extremities and limb girdles in middle-aged adults. Its biologic behavior and pathogenesis are poorly understood. EMCS has a prolonged and indolent clinical course, with a high rate of local recurrences and distant metastases before tumor-related death. The diagnosis and management of this tumor must be early and multidisciplinary.
Keywords: Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma; Local recurrences; Lung metastases; Bone metastases
Citation: Bounniyt H, Askour M, Rimani M, Benzekri L, Ismaili N, et al. (2017) Extraskeletal Myxoid Chondrosarcoma: A Case Report. J Clin Trials 7: 332. Doi: 10.4172/2167-0870.1000332
Copyright: © 2017 Bounniyt H, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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