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Treatments For Myxofibrosarcoma
High cure rate: The fibrous lesion fibrosarcoma is scaled up the ladder from a keloid. Based on size and grade of the tumor cells the cure rate is high and >90% , especially if arising in an extremity. A myxomatous component occupying a major part of the lesion also provides for a better outcome. If the lesion is larger than 10 cm then local recurrence is higher than normal and must be followed by RT. ...Read more
Myxofibrosarcoma presenting in the skin: clinicopathological features and differential diagnosis with cutaneous myxoid neoplasms.?
Fairly common: The differential diagnosis will be made by the pathology team. My teacher hector battifora was among the world's most distinguished sarcoma pathologists but said he would never sign one out without another pathologist. The low nuclear grade ones rarely metastasize / kill, but all are prone to annoying local recurrences. Good luck, glad it's this relatively tame (still dangerous) cancer. ...Read more
Myxofibrosarcoma, is mohs surgery recomended for this type of cancer and what else is usually recommended in these cases.?
An array.: Interventional pain management treatments is not limited to the spine, however the spine is a particular pain producing area. For example, for back pain sufferers, interventional pain management techniques can be particularly useful. In addition to a thorough medical history and physical examination, interventional pain management physicians have a wide array of treatments that can be used. ...Read more