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Results 1 - 10 of 22 for neurofibromatosis OR nerve sheath "tumor," malignant OR neurofibroma
  1. Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma (PDQ): Treatment From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)  
    ... treatment for undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma . Peripheral Nervous System Tumors Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor The treatment of malignant peripheral nerve sheath ...
  2. Childhood Soft Tissue Sarcoma: Treatment Information (CureSearch for Children's Cancer)  
    ... doctors are able to surgically remove all tumors. Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor (MPNST) These tumors tend to arise along nerves ...
  3. ... people with neurofibromatosis will develop a malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor in a neurofibroma. Gardner syndrome Gardner syndrome is a disease caused ...
  4. Sarcoma Subtypes (Sarcoma Foundation of America)  
    ... Non-Uterine Leiomyosarcoma • Liposarcoma • Malignant Fibro Histiocytoma (MFH) • Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor (MPNST) • Uterine Leiomyosarcoma • Osteosarcoma • Rhabdomyosarcoma • Synovial Sarcoma Sarcoma ...
  5. Major Types of Soft Tissue Sarcomas in Children (Sarcoma Foundation of America)  
    ... and trunk 15–19 Peripheral nerves Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (also called neurofibrosarcomas, malignant schwannomas and neurogenic sarcomas) Arms, legs, and trunk ...
  6. About Neurofibromatosis 1 (Children's Tumor Foundation) - PDF  
    ... the spinal cord. One specific type, called MPNST (malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor), can grow within a plexiform neurofibroma. NF1 patients probably have the same risk for ...
  7. Neurofibromatosis From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... cancerous, requiring aggressive treatment. These tumors are called malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors. When do symptoms appear? Symptoms, particularly the most ...
  8. Genetics Home Reference: Neurofibromatosis type 1 From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... usually develop in adolescence or adulthood, are called malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors. People with neurofibromatosis type 1 also have an ...
  9. Soft Tissue Sarcoma in Children (CureSearch for Children's Cancer)  
    ... rare soft tissue sarcomas such as: Synovial sarcoma Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor Desmoplastic round cell tumor Desmoid tumors Rhabdoid tumors ...
  10. Tumor Types (National Brain Tumor Society)  
    ... can be just as difficult to treat as malignant brain tumors. Acoustic ... sheath around nerve fibers Typically grows around the eighth cranial nerve, ...
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