myosarcoma

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Summary: A general term for a malignant neoplasm derived from muscular tissue. (Stedman, 25th ed)

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  1. Dictor M, Elner A, Andersson T, Fernö M. Myofibromatosis-like hemangiopericytoma metastasizing as differentiated vascular smooth-muscle and myosarcoma. Myopericytes as a subset of "myofibroblasts". Am J Surg Pathol. 1992;16:1239-47 pubmed
    ..Ultrastructurally, some cells contained myofilaments and irregular dense material or showed rare cell junctions and variable investment by a basal lamina.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  2. Bayazit V. Cytotoxic effects of some animal and vegetable extracts and some chemicals on liver and colon carcinoma and myosarcoma. Saudi Med J. 2004;25:156-63 pubmed
    To study, the cytotoxic effects of some biological and chemical agents on G1, S, G2, M and G0 phases of liver and colon carcinomas and myosarcoma cells obtained with chemical carcinogens dimethylbenzanthracene (DMBA) and cadmium chloride.
  3. Petersson F, Loh K. Carcinosarcoma ex non-recurrent pleomorphic adenoma composed of TTF-1 positive large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma and myofibrosarcoma: apropos a rare Case. Head Neck Pathol. 2013;7:163-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Strong immunohistochemical expression of p53 was documented in both the carcinomatous and sarcomatous components as well as in the atypical epithelial component in the transition zone associated with the hyalinized pleomorphic adenoma. ..
  4. Vanhaesebrouck A, Maes S, Van Soens I, Baeumlin Y, Saey V, Van Ham L. Bilateral obturator neuropathy caused by an intrapelvic fibrosarcoma with myofibroblastic features in a dog. J Small Anim Pract. 2012;53:423-7 pubmed publisher
    ..To date, clinical descriptions of obturator nerve lesions have been limited to pelvic fractures in small animals and following difficult labour in large animals. ..
  5. Lewandowski A, Markocka Maczka K, Taboła R. [Non-epithelial tumors of the large intestine]. Wiad Lek. 2008;61:227-31 pubmed
    ..The paper presents 3 cases of non-epithelial neoplasms of the large intestine (myosarcoma and 2 myomas). All cancers concerned women older than 50 years (mean age 64.6 +/- 11...
  6. Chen H, Kathirvel P, Yee W, Lai P. Correction of dystrophia myotonica type 1 pre-mRNA transcripts by artificial trans-splicing. Gene Ther. 2009;16:211-7 pubmed publisher
    ..to trans-splice the transcripts of a DMPK mini-gene construct and the endogenous DMPK transcripts of human myosarcoma cells (CCL-136)...
  7. Koscielniak E, Reuland P, Schilling F, Feine U, Treuner J. Radio-immunodetection of myosarcoma using 111indium antimyosin. Klin Padiatr. 1990;202:230-4 pubmed
    ..The diagnostic AMA scanning showed no side-effects. The reason why antimyosin antibodies permeate the membrane of the tumor cells is yet undetermined.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS) ..
  8. Roth T, Fratkin J, Woodring T, McGehee R. Low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma of the vulva. Gynecol Oncol. 2004;92:361-4 pubmed
    ..The tumor was positive for p53, mitotically active, but was categorized as a low-grade malignancy. Immunohistochemical and ultrastructural criteria were utilized to distinguish this tumor from other neoplasms. ..
  9. Clerico A, Cappelli C, Ragni G, Caroli S, De Ioris M, Sordi A, et al. Evaluation of carboplatin pharmacokinetics in pediatric oncology by means of inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry. Ann Ist Super Sanita. 2006;42:461-8 pubmed

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  1. Humphries W, Satyan K, Relyea K, Kim E, Adesina A, Chintagumpala M, et al. Low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma of the sacrum. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2010;6:286-90 pubmed publisher
    ..The authors report a new case of this rare tumor affecting the sacrum and ilium of a 15-year-old girl and discuss the role of total sacrectomy and lumbopelvic reconstruction for treatment of this disease. ..
  2. Kersemans V, Vergote V, de Gelder V, Madani I, Thierens H, De Neve W, et al. The use of [123I]-2-iodo-L-phenylalanine as an early radiotherapy evaluation tool: in vitro R1M rabdomyosarcoma cell and in vivo mouse experiments. Cancer Biother Radiopharm. 2008;23:192-201 pubmed publisher
    ..This study was performed to determine whether [123I]-2-iodo-L-phenylalanine single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) can be used to monitor the tumor response to radiotherapy in an early phase...
  3. Ebbesen P, Toth F, Villadsen J, Nørskov Lauritsen N. In vitro interferon and virus production at in vivo physiologic oxygen tensions. In Vivo. 1991;5:355-8 pubmed
    ..It is concluded that mimicking the in vivo situations might require primary cultures of virus and cells to be started and passaged at in vivo physiological oxygen tensions...
  4. Keller C, Gibbs C, Kelly S, Haller J, White K, Coffin C, et al. Low-grade myofibrosarcoma of the head and neck: importance of surgical therapy. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2004;26:119-20 pubmed
  5. Lach B, Benoit B. Myofibroblastic sarcoma in meningioma: a new variant of "metaplastic" meningioma. Ultrastruct Pathol. 2007;31:357-63 pubmed
    ..Development of MFS in continuity with meningioma suggests induction of MFS by meningioma or a divergent differentiation of precursor of the neoplastic arachnoid cell...
  6. Tsuchida K. The role of myostatin and bone morphogenetic proteins in muscular disorders. Expert Opin Biol Ther. 2006;6:147-54 pubmed
    ..Modulation of BMP activity could be beneficial for muscle function in muscular disorders. This review will describe the current progress in therapy for muscular disorders, emphasising the importance of myostatin as a drug target...
  7. Morawietz L, Kuhnen C, Katenkamp D, Le Coutre P, Ladhoff A, Petersen I. Unusual sarcomatoid neoplasm of the lung suggesting a myofibrosarcoma. Virchows Arch. 2005;447:990-5 pubmed
    ..The case report will discuss the evidence for the final diagnosis of a primary pulmonary myofibrosarcoma and the differential diagnosis of sarcomatoid tumors of the lung...
  8. Kottaridi C, Bolanaki E, Markoulatos P. Amplification of Echoviruses genomic regions by different RT-PCR protocols--a comparative study. Mol Cell Probes. 2004;18:263-9 pubmed
  9. Soilleux E, Rous B, Love K, Vowler S, Morris L, Fisher C, et al. Myxofibrosarcomas contain large numbers of infiltrating immature dendritic cells. Am J Clin Pathol. 2003;119:540-5 pubmed
    ..The DC-SIGN--positive DCs that we have identified in myxofibrosarcoma may, therefore, be involved in the induction of ineffective immune responses or even tolerance to tumor antigens...
  10. Niitsu Y, Watanabe N, Sone H, Neda H, Yamauchi N, Maeda M, et al. Analysis of the TNF receptor on KYM cells by binding assay and affinity cross-linking. J Biol Response Mod. 1988;7:276-82 pubmed
    The existence of a tumor necrosis factor (TNF) receptor on KYM human myosarcoma cells was elucidated by Scatchard plot and cross-linking analysis...
  11. Watanabe K, Ogura G, Tajino T, Hoshi N, Suzuki T. Myofibrosarcoma of the bone: a clinicopathologic study. Am J Surg Pathol. 2001;25:1501-7 pubmed
    ..Myofibrosarcoma of the bone has distinctive histopathologic features, which should be distinguished from those of other bone tumors with myoid differentiation...
  12. Schroder S, Stengel B, Radtke A, Kleemann D. [Myofibroblastic sarcoma of the larynx : a case report and review]. HNO. 2009;57:1311-6 pubmed publisher
    ..They are characterized by the pattern of cells and special immunohistochemical markers such as vimentin, desmin and alpha-smooth-muscle actin...
  13. Meng G, Zhang H, Bu H, Yang G, Zhang X, Yang G. Myofibroblastic sarcoma of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinus: a clinicopathologic study of 6 cases and review of the literature. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2007;104:530-9 pubmed
    ..We describe the clinicopathologic features of 6 cases of myofibroblastic sarcoma (MS) occurring in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinus...
  14. Eyden B, Christensen L. Leiomyosarcoma versus myofibrosarcoma: observations and terminology. Ultrastruct Pathol. 1993;17:231-9 pubmed
    ..The nomenclature for these myofibroblastic tumors is discussed, and myofibrosarcoma and leiomyosarcoma, myofibroblastic variant are suggested as suitable terms...
  15. Tajima Y, Sudoh K, Matsumoto A, Kikuchi S, Sasaki H. Femoral neuropathy induced by a low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma of the groin. J Neurol. 2005;252:1416-7 pubmed
  16. Zawitkowska Klaczynska J, Katski K, Wozniak M, Kowalczyk J. Characteristics and outcome of children with primary soft tissue sarcomas of extremities. Med Wieku Rozwoj. 2004;8:169-74 pubmed
    ..To determine the characteristics and outcome or patients with primary soft tissue sarcomas of extremities in children...
  17. Toquet C, Le Néel J, Guillou L, Renaudin K, Hamy A, Heymann M, et al. Elevated (> or = 10%) MIB-1 proliferative index correlates with poor outcome in gastric stromal tumor patients: a study of 35 cases. Dig Dis Sci. 2002;47:2247-53 pubmed
  18. Meng G, Zhang H, Bu H, Zhang X, Pang Z, Ke Q, et al. Myofibroblastic sarcomas: a clinicopathological study of 20 cases. Chin Med J (Engl). 2007;120:363-9 pubmed
    ..Myofibroblastic sarcoma was used to be a controversial neoplasm. This study investigated the clinicopathological features of 20 cases of myofibroblastic sarcoma arising in different locations...
  19. Mentzel T, Dry S, Katenkamp D, Fletcher C. Low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma: analysis of 18 cases in the spectrum of myofibroblastic tumors. Am J Surg Pathol. 1998;22:1228-38 pubmed
  20. Petersen B, Braendstrup O. Expression of beta 2-microglobulin by human benign and malignant mesenchymal and neurogenic tumours. Int J Exp Pathol. 1993;74:397-401 pubmed
    ..The results are discussed in relation to concepts of immune surveillance of tumours...
  21. Heiden T, Wang N, Tribukait B. An improved Hedley method for preparation of paraffin-embedded tissues for flow cytometric analysis of ploidy and S-phase. Cytometry. 1991;12:614-21 pubmed
    ..The improved method was applied to the estimation of frequencies of high-polyploid nuclei found in various diploid, tetraploid, and aneuploid human myosarcomas of the uterus...
  22. Matrai Z, Péley G, Kovacs T, Rényi V, Szívós E, Szabó E, et al. [Cytoreductive surgery and intraperitoneal hyperthermic chemoperfusion for peritoneal carcinomatosis caused by recurrent inflammatory myofibroblastic sarcoma: a case report and review of the literature]. Orv Hetil. 2006;147:147-58 pubmed
  23. Gonzalez Campora R, Escudero A, Ríos Martín J, Armas Padrón J, Vázquez A, Vázquez Ramírez F. Myofibrosarcoma (low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma) with intracytoplasmic hyaline (fibroma-like) inclusion bodies. Ultrastruct Pathol. 2003;27:7-11 pubmed
    ..The most striking feature was the presence of large, globular or ball-like, non-membrane-bound, randomly scattered clusters of fine filament, usually adjacent to the nucleus...
  24. Saini S, Tuzun E, Christadoss P. The cDNA of mouse skeletal muscle transcribe for both isoforms 1 and 2 of acetylcholine receptor alpha subunit. J Neuroimmunol. 2005;169:177-9 pubmed
  25. Kuriyama H, Watanabe N, Sone H, Neda H, Yamauchi N, Maeda M, et al. [Continuous internalization of TNF receptors in a human myosarcoma cell line]. Gan To Kagaku Ryoho. 1988;15:325-33 pubmed
    ..receptor on tumor necrosis factor (TNF) were studied with the use of TNF-sensitive KYM cells derived from human myosarcoma. With receptor synthesis inhibited by cycloheximide, the half-life of the surface TNF receptor was 2h in the ..
  26. Tsuchiya T, Suzuki K, Hojo Y, Shiraki A, Imaoka M, Shibutani M, et al. Low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma of the maxillary region in a dog. J Comp Pathol. 2012;147:42-5 pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggested that the neoplastic cells were derived from myofibroblasts and that the tumour was a low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma...
  27. Antal I, Kiss J, Perlaky T, Szalay K, Vancsó P, Olah Z, et al. [Resection and reconstruction in cases of musculosceletal soft tissue sarcomas]. Magy Onkol. 2014;58:32-6 pubmed
  28. Graves C, Robertson J, Murray A, Price M, Chapman C. Malignancy-induced autoimmunity to MUC1: initial antibody characterization. J Pept Res. 2005;66:357-63 pubmed
    ..molecule, and characterization of such autoantibodies from an individual with an unusual, highly MUC1-positive, myosarcoma. Purification of autoantibodies from serum was performed using affinity chromatography against either MUC1 ..
  29. Sapi Z. [Pathology of soft tissue sarcomas]. Magy Onkol. 2014;58:11-23 pubmed
  30. Ni C, Xu Y, Zhou S, Wang S. Differential diagnosis of inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour and low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma: two case reports with a literature review. J Int Med Res. 2011;39:311-20 pubmed
    ..There was no recurrence or metastasis in either case after post-operative follow-up (12 and 14 months, respectively). It is difficult to distinguish IMT from LGMS; both morphological and immunohistological analyses are required...
  31. Cai C, Dehner L, El Mofty S. In myofibroblastic sarcomas of the head and neck, mitotic activity and necrosis define grade: a case study and literature review. Virchows Arch. 2013;463:827-36 pubmed publisher
    ..We found that MFSs with 6 or more mitoses per 10 high power fields and/or presence of spontaneous necrosis were accompanied by a higher mortality rate that is statistically significant...
  32. Stark M, Hoffmann A, Xiong Z. Mammary myofibrosarcoma: case report and literature review. Breast J. 2011;17:300-4 pubmed publisher
    ..The literature on mammary myofibrosarcoma and its differential diagnosis is also reviewed...
  33. Mete A, Woods L, Famini D, Anderson M. Disseminated pleomorphic myofibrosarcoma in a grizzly bear (Ursus arctos horribilis). J Comp Pathol. 2012;147:376-80 pubmed publisher
    ..Immunohistochemistry, Masson's trichrome stain and transmission electron microscopy designated the myofibroblast as the cell of origin. This is the first case of a high-grade myofibrosarcoma in a grizzly bear...
  34. McLaughlin S, Schmitt T, Huguet K, Menke D, Nguyen J. Myofibrosarcoma of the adrenal gland. Am Surg. 2005;71:191-3 pubmed
    ..Myofibrosarcomas can be differentiated from other sarcomas by immunohistochemical staining and pathologic features. We will briefly discuss the workup of an adrenal mass and focus on the diagnosis of myofibrosarcoma...
  35. Diaz Cascajo C, Borghi S, Weyers W, Metze D. Fibroblastic/myofibroblastic sarcoma of the skin: a report of five cases. J Cutan Pathol. 2003;30:128-34 pubmed
    ..The term myofibroblastic sarcoma, a controversial presumably distinctive entity, defines a malignant soft tissue tumor in which myofibroblasts are quantitatively the predominant cell type...
  36. Edel G. The influence of the microenvironment of liver-specific tumor cell colonization in a murine tumor model. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol. 1988;114:163-9 pubmed
    ..m.1) or 5 times (ER 15-Me3 i.m.5), and then injected into the tail vein of mice. A part of the 5-times passaged tumor cell line was also injected into the mesenteric vein (ER 15-Me3 i.m.5-Me1) prior to reinjection into the tail vein...
  37. Yamada S, McGonigle K. Cancer of the endometrium and corpus uteri. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 1998;10:57-60 pubmed
    ..Clinical studies have further defined prognostic factors, and examined new surgical staging techniques and the need for adjuvant therapy after primary surgery. However, treatment options for advanced and recurrent disease remain limited...
  38. Shenjere P, Eyden B, Banerjee S, Chakrabarty B, Shanks J, Sikand K, et al. Ultrastructurally confirmed myofibrosarcoma: a series of 10 new cases, with a discussion on diagnostic criteria. Int J Surg Pathol. 2013;21:29-36 pubmed publisher
    ..However, given the right histological appearance, use of a panel of antibodies that includes ?-smooth muscle actin, desmin, and h-caldesmon, serves as an acceptable practical way of diagnosing myofibrosarcoma...
  39. Watanabe K, Tanaka M, Takashi K, Yamada H, Tajino T. Fibronexus in low-grade myofibrosarcoma: a case report. Ultrastruct Pathol. 2008;32:97-100 pubmed publisher
    ..We believe that fibronexus is a useful ultrastructural feature for differentiating myofibrosarcoma from other myogenic sarcomas...
  40. Neumann H, Herrmann D, Fiebig H, Engelhardt R. Treatment of human clonogenic tumor cells and bone marrow progenitor cells with bleomycin and peplomycin under 40.5 degrees C hyperthermia in vitro. Eur J Cancer Clin Oncol. 1989;25:99-104 pubmed
    ..Peplomycin proved to be less toxic to CFU-C than bleomycin. In samples from eight different donors, homogeneous dose-response curves were observed. There was no difference between normo- and hyperthermic incubation...
  41. Barsan V, Briceño V, Gandhi M, Jea A. Long-term follow-up and pregnancy after complete sacrectomy with lumbopelvic reconstruction: case report and literature review. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2016;16:1 pubmed publisher
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of pregnancy after total sacrectomy and lumbopelvic reconstruction. We outline some of the challenges in the obstetrical management of this patient. ..
  42. Takácsi Nagy Z, Muraközy G, Pogany P, Fodor J, Orosz Z. Myofibroblastic sarcoma of the base of tongue. Case report and review of the literature. Strahlenther Onkol. 2009;185:198-201 pubmed publisher
    ..Low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma shows a wide anatomic distribution with a predilection for the head-and-neck region; however, intermediate- and high-grade myofibroblastic sarcomas in this localization are exceptional...
  43. Meng G, Zhang H, Zhang Z, Wei B, Bu H. Myofibroblastic sarcoma vs nodular fasciitis: a comparative study of chromosomal imbalances. Am J Clin Pathol. 2009;131:701-9 pubmed publisher
    ..4). Thus, MS displayed complex DNA copy number changes and shared no range of common chromosomal abnormality with nodular fasciitis, indicating that distinct genetic pathways may be involved in the development of these entities...
  44. Covello R, Licci S, Pichi B, Spriano G, Vidiri A, Morelli L, et al. Low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma of the larynx. Int J Surg Pathol. 2011;19:822-6 pubmed publisher
    ..To the best of the authors' knowledge this is the first description in the English literature of low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma originating in the larynx...
  45. Eyden B, Christensen L, Tagore V, Harris M. Myofibrosarcoma of subcutaneous soft tissue of the cheek. J Submicrosc Cytol Pathol. 1992;24:307-13 pubmed
    ..The combination of electron microscopy for detecting the fibronexus junction and immunostaining for fibronectin at the cell periphery is suggested as potentially useful for distinguishing myofibrosarcoma from leiomyosarcoma...
  46. Nath C, Shaw P, Montgomery K, Earl J. Population pharmacokinetics of melphalan in paediatric blood or marrow transplant recipients. Br J Clin Pharmacol. 2007;64:151-64 pubmed
    ..To develop a population pharmacokinetic model for melphalan in children with malignant diseases and to evaluate limited sampling strategies for melphalan...
  47. Zimoń T, Jarmolinski T, Peregud Pogorzelski J, Nowakowska J. [Acute renal failure as complication of neoplastic disease in children]. Pol Merkur Lekarski. 2002;13:497-9 pubmed
    ..As a conclusion we emphasize complex etiology of ARF in such patients as well as the necessity of early introduction of RRT and thorough diagnosis and proper management of the causes of impaired renal function...
  48. Joerger M, Oehlschlegel C, Cerny T, Gillessen S. Postradiation high-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma of the prostate -- a rare entity of prostatic tumors -- responding to liposomal Doxorubicin. Onkologie. 2002;25:558-61 pubmed
    ..Liposomal doxorubicin has been shown to have comparable activity and a more favorable toxicity profile compared with unpegylated doxorubicin...
  49. Marucci G, Hadjmohammadi N, Cenni P, Ragazzini T, Eusebi V. [Malignant glial tumor with skeletal muscle differentiation. Description of a case]. Pathologica. 2000;92:198-203 pubmed
    ..It is postulated an origin from a cell capable of dual differentiation...
  50. Watanabe N, Kuriyama H, Sone H, Neda H, Yamauchi N, Maeda M, et al. Continuous internalization of tumor necrosis factor receptors in a human myosarcoma cell line. J Biol Chem. 1988;263:10262-6 pubmed
    ..of the receptor for tumor necrosis factor (TNF) were examined in TNF-sensitive KYM cells derived from human myosarcoma. With receptor synthesis inhibited by cycloheximide, the half-life of the surface TNF receptor was 2 h in the ..
  51. Koga S, Ikeda S, Urata J, Chijiwa R, Abe K, Hayashi T, et al. Primary high-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma arising from the pericardium. Circ J. 2008;72:337-9 pubmed
    ..As of 6 months after completing radiotherapy, the patient was alive and no disease progression or distant metastases were evident. This may be the first report of primary high-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma arising from the pericardium...
  52. Laco J, Simakova E, Slezak R, Tucek L, Mottl R, Spacek J, et al. Low grade myofibroblastic sarcoma of tongue: a case report. Cesk Patol. 2006;42:150-3 pubmed
    ..Although the tumor resection was not complete, the patient is free of disease 1 year after operation. The differential diagnostics of low grade myofibroblastic sarcoma is discussed...
  53. Fujiwara M, Yuba Y, Wada A, Imaoka I, Shintaku N, Miyanishi S. Myofibrosarcoma of the nasal bone. Am J Otolaryngol. 2005;26:265-7 pubmed
    ..This is the first report of such a tumor localized to the glabellar region. This case report contributes to better awareness of an extremely rare type of glabellar lesion in children...
  54. Fisher C. Myofibrosarcoma. Virchows Arch. 2004;445:215-23 pubmed
    ..This article describes the low- and high-grade variants of myofibrosarcoma and other malignant tumours with myofibroblastic differentiation...
  55. Mertens F, Fletcher C, Dal Cin P, De Wever I, Mandahl N, Mitelman F, et al. Cytogenetic analysis of 46 pleomorphic soft tissue sarcomas and correlation with morphologic and clinical features: a report of the CHAMP Study Group. Chromosomes and MorPhology. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 1998;22:16-25 pubmed
    ..Although the mean number of recurrent chromosome aberrations was almost twice as high in sarcomas that gave rise to metastases as among those that did not, no particular aberration was restricted to either of the two subgroups...
  56. Sobrado C, Mester M, Simonsen O, Justo C, deAbreu J, Habr Gama A. Retrorectal tumors complicating pregnancy. Report of two cases. Dis Colon Rectum. 1996;39:1176-9 pubmed
    ..Reports of retrorectal tumors complicating pregnancy are scant. This study presents two cases of retrorectal tumors complicating pregnancy and a literature review...
  57. Tallini G, Erlandson R, Brennan M, Woodruff J. Divergent myosarcomatous differentiation in retroperitoneal liposarcoma. Am J Surg Pathol. 1993;17:546-56 pubmed
    ..These cases demonstrate that the dedifferentiated component of liposarcoma may exhibit a myosarcomatous component, a feature analogous to that previously described in dedifferentiated chondrosarcoma...
  58. Niitsu Y, Watanabe N, Neda H, Yamauchi N, Maeda M, Sone H, et al. Induction of synthesis of tumor necrosis factor in human and murine cell lines by exogenous recombinant human tumor necrosis factor. Cancer Res. 1988;48:5407-10 pubmed
    Treatment of sensitive human myosarcoma cells (KYM-S) with exogenous tumor necrosis factor (r-TNF) resulted in the production of TNF by the cells...
  59. Nagata Y, Matsuno T, Hamada N, Shimose S, Arihiro K, Ochi M. Low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma of the palm. Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg. 2008;42:164-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Histologically and immunohistochemically, it was a low-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma. After 25 months follow-up the patient is well and free of recurrence...
  60. Artopoulou I, Lemon J, Clayman G, Chambers M. Stent fabrication for graft immobilization following wide surgical excision of myofibroblastic sarcoma of the buccal mucosa: a clinical report. J Prosthet Dent. 2006;95:280-5 pubmed
    ..A situation of a surgically excised myofibrosarcoma of the buccal mucosa is reported. In this patient, a stent was fabricated to stabilize a split-thickness skin graft used for the buccal mucosa reconstruction...
  61. Muhlbauer M, Pfisterer W, Haberler C, Knosp E. Penetration failure and misdiagnosis of stereotactic biopsy caused by the uncommonly firm tissue of a gliomyosarcoma. Minim Invasive Neurosurg. 2002;45:177-80 pubmed
    ..This complication should be considered as a potential reason for diagnostic failure with uncommonly firm tumors in frame-based stereotactic biopsy...