"Gliosarcoma" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Rare mixed tumors of the brain and rarely the spinal cord which contain malignant neuroectodermal (glial) and mesenchymal components, including spindle-shaped fibrosarcoma cells. These tumors are highly aggressive and present primarily in adults as rapidly expanding mass lesions. They may arise in tissue that has been previously irradiated. (From Br J Neurosurg 1995 Apr;9(2):171-8)
- Glioblastoma with Sarcomatous Component
- Sarcomatous Glioma
- Glioma, Sarcomatous
- Gliomas, Sarcomatous
- Sarcomatous Gliomas
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Gliosarcoma" by people in Profiles.
Graham RT, Bell EH, Webb A, Zhao Y, Timmers C, Fleming JL, Sells BE, Robison NJ, Palmer JD, Finlay JL, Chakravarti A. Pediatric Gliosarcoma With and Without Neurofibromatosis Type 1: A Whole-exome Comparison of 2 Patients. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2021 11 01; 43(8):e1201-e1204.
Cachia D, Kamiya-Matsuoka C, Mandel JJ, Olar A, Cykowski MD, Armstrong TS, Fuller GN, Gilbert MR, De Groot JF. Primary and secondary gliosarcomas: clinical, molecular and survival characteristics. J Neurooncol. 2015 Nov; 125(2):401-10.