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Retroperitoneal Sarcoma Involving the Inferior Vena Cava

  • Marco FioreEmail author
  • Stefano Radaelli
  • Alessandro Gronchi
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Abstract

Soft tissue sarcomas (STS) are a group of rare diseases that account for less than 1 % of all adult cancers, with an estimated incidence of 4–5/100,000/year in Europe. Approximately 15 % of them arise in the retroperitoneum. The vast majority of STS originate from the connective tissue, while only a minority arises from viscera, with vessels included.

Keywords

Inferior Vena Cava Solitary Fibrous Tumor Soft Tissue Sarcoma Left Renal Vein Multivisceral Resection 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marco Fiore
    • 1
    Email author
  • Stefano Radaelli
    • 1
  • Alessandro Gronchi
    • 1
  1. 1.Sarcoma Service, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei TumoriMilanItaly

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