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Liposarcoma — spectrum of disease

Hanna Koseła-Paterczyk1, Michał Wągrodzki1
DOI: 10.5603/OCP.2018.0047
Oncol Clin Pract 2018;14(6):341-347.
  1. Department of Soft Tissue/Bone Sarcoma and Melanoma, Maria Sklodowska-Curie Institute — Oncology Centre, Warsaw, Poland Department of Pathology and Laboratory Diagnostics, Maria Sklodowska-Curie Institute — Oncology Centre, Warsaw, Poland

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Vol 14, No 6 (2018)
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Liposarcomas are the most common soft tissue sarcomas in adults. Diagnosis and treatment of liposarcoma should always be planned and conducted in centres experienced in the treatment of these heterogeneous malignancies with different prognosis and sensitivity to the treatment used. In the following paper, we present a summary of current knowledge about liposarcomas considering the differences between subtypes and new directions in treatment.


Liposarcomas are the most common soft tissue sarcomas in adults. Diagnosis and treatment of liposarcoma should always be planned and conducted in centres experienced in the treatment of these heterogeneous malignancies with different prognosis and sensitivity to the treatment used. In the following paper, we present a summary of current knowledge about liposarcomas considering the differences between subtypes and new directions in treatment.
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soft tissue sarcoma; liposarcoma; multimodality therapy

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Oncol Clin Pract 2018;14(6):341-347.


soft tissue sarcoma
multimodality therapy


Hanna Koseła-Paterczyk
Michał Wągrodzki

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