Primary Leiomyosarcoma of the Inferior Vena Cava

  • Andrea MingoliEmail author
  • Marco La Torre
  • Claudia Panzano
  • Bruno Cirillo


Leiomyosarcomas of the inferior vena cava (IVCLMS) are a very rare tumor accounting for fewer than 700 cases reported in the literature. A systematic overview and analysis of IVCLMS is here presented with the intent to produce a complete analytical study of epidemiology, histopathology, radiological diagnosis, surgical treatment, palliation, and survival outcomes of this tumor.


Inferior Vena Cava National Comprehensive Cancer Network National Comprehensive Cancer Network Soft Tissue Sarcoma PTFE Graft 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrea Mingoli
    • 1
    Email author
  • Marco La Torre
    • 1
  • Claudia Panzano
    • 1
  • Bruno Cirillo
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgery P. Valdoni, Emergency DepartmentSapienza UniversityRomeItaly

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