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Laryngeal leiomyosarcoma

MedGen UID:
272791
Concept ID:
C1334371
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Laryngeal Leiomyosarcoma; laryngeal leiomyosarcoma; Larynx Leiomyosarcoma; larynx leiomyosarcoma; Leiomyosarcoma of Larynx; leiomyosarcoma of larynx; Leiomyosarcoma of the Larynx; leiomyosarcoma of the larynx
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0003374

Definition

An aggressive malignant smooth muscle neoplasm, arising from the larynx. It is characterized by a proliferation of neoplastic spindle cells. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVLaryngeal leiomyosarcoma

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Abbas A, Ikram M, Yaqoob N
Ear Nose Throat J 2005 Jul;84(7):435-6, 440. PMID: 16813034
Reyes C, Abuzaitoun O, De Jong A, Hanson C, Langston C
Hum Pathol 2002 Jan;33(1):133-6. doi: 10.1053/hupa.2002.30214. PMID: 11823985
Wadhwa AK, Gallivan H, O'Hara BJ, Rao VM, Lowry LD
Ear Nose Throat J 2000 Jan;79(1):42-6. PMID: 10665190

Diagnosis

Singh L, Mallick S, Singh S, Safaya R
BMJ Case Rep 2013 May 31;2013 doi: 10.1136/bcr-2013-009231. PMID: 23729706Free PMC Article
Goda JS, Saravanan K, Vashistha RK, Kumar V, Gupta AK
Ear Nose Throat J 2008 May;87(5):283-7. PMID: 18572786
Rimmer J, Giddings CE, Mady S
J Laryngol Otol 2006 Feb;120(2):e3. doi: 10.1017/S0022215105008315. PMID: 16372993
Darouassi Y, Bouaity B, Zalagh M, Rimani M, Abrouq A, Azendour B
B-ENT 2005;1(3):145-9. PMID: 16255499
Marioni G, Bertino G, Mariuzzi L, Bergamin-Bracale AM, Lombardo M, Beltrami CA
J Laryngol Otol 2000 May;114(5):398-401. doi: 10.1258/0022215001905698. PMID: 10912277

Prognosis

Jin JD, Chen Z, Cao ZZ, Zhou SH, Zhang XM, Yao HT
Head Neck 2022 Dec;44(12):2886-2903. Epub 2022 Sep 7 doi: 10.1002/hed.27184. PMID: 36069494Free PMC Article
Goda JS, Saravanan K, Vashistha RK, Kumar V, Gupta AK
Ear Nose Throat J 2008 May;87(5):283-7. PMID: 18572786
Skoulakis CE, Stavroulaki P, Moschotzopoulos P, Paxinos M, Fericean A, Valagiannis DE
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 2006 Oct;263(10):929-34. Epub 2006 Jun 28 doi: 10.1007/s00405-006-0092-0. PMID: 16804717
Abbas A, Ikram M, Yaqoob N
Ear Nose Throat J 2005 Jul;84(7):435-6, 440. PMID: 16813034

Clinical prediction guides

Darouassi Y, Bouaity B, Zalagh M, Rimani M, Abrouq A, Azendour B
B-ENT 2005;1(3):145-9. PMID: 16255499
Sakakura A, Yamamoto Y, Uesugi Y, Nakai K, Hayashi I, Makimoto K, Takenaka H, Narabayashi I
ORL J Otorhinolaryngol Relat Spec 2000 Nov-Dec;62(6):290-5. doi: 10.1159/000027771. PMID: 11054010

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