... were 19 men and 9 women [mean age: 78years (51-89. In 26 (92.8%) cases, the sarcomatoid component had nonspecific malignant spindle cells, 4 (14%) chondrosarcoma, 2 (7%) myxoid sarcomatous, 1 (3.5%) osteosarcoma, and 1 (3.5%) rhabdomyosarcoma. The predominant component was in 11 (39%) cases SCC, 6 (21%) urothelial carcinoma, 3 (10%) sarcomatoid, and 8 (29%) equal sarcomatoid and SCC.
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AbstractText: Studies performed in the 1980s and early 1990s have shown that people who develop Kaposisarcoma (KS) are at higher risk of developing other cancers. The demographics of those affected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/AIDS and KS have changed, and individuals with HIV/AIDS and KS now live longer AbstractText: To test the hypothesis that the secondary cancers ...
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Abstract: Metabolic changes within the cell and its niche affect cell fate and are involved in many diseases and disorders including cancer and viral infections. Kaposi'ssarcoma-associated herpesvirus (KSHV) is the etiological agent of Kaposi'ssarcoma (KS. KSHV latently infected cells express only a subset of viral genes, mainly located within the latency-associated region, among them 12 microRNAs.