Adult-type soft tissue sarcomas in paediatric age: A nomogram-based prognostic comparison with adult sarcoma

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Abstract

Introduction: The study compares the outcome of paediatric patients with adult-type soft tissue sarcomas with that reported for adults, taking into account the effect of established prognostic factors. Methods: The actual mortality of our series was compared with that predicted by the nomogram developed for adults at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. From a previously-published series of 182 patients

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2691-2697
Number of pages7
JournalEuropean Journal of Cancer
Volume43
Issue number18
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2007

Keywords

  • Adult-type soft tissue sarcomas
  • Children
  • Nomogram
  • Non-rhabdomyosarcoma soft tissue sarcomas
  • Prognostic factors
  • Tumour size

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

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