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Primary mesenteric sarcomas: Collaborative experience from the Trans-Atlantic Australasian Retroperitoneal Sarcoma Working Group (TARPSWG)

Hannah L Tattersall, James Hodson, Kenneth Cardona, Rachel M Lee, Carolyn Nessim, Rebecca Gladdy, Jos Van Der Hage, Yvonne Schrage, William W Tseng, Winan van Houdt, Marko Novak, Giovanni Grignani, Francesco Tolomeo, Neha Goel, Emily Ryon, David Gyorki, Sanjay P Bagaria, Jose A Gonzalez, Ana BM Arnau, Raza Sayyed Show all

Journal of Surgical Oncology | WILEY | Published : 2020

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Primary mesenteric soft tissue sarcomas (STS) are rare and limited evidence is available to inform management. Surgical resection is challenging due to the proximity of vital structures and a need to preserve enteric function. OBJECTIVES: To determine the overall survival (OS) and recurrence-free survival (RFS) for patients undergoing primary resection for mesenteric STS. METHODS: The Trans-Atlantic Australasian Retroperitoneal Sarcoma Working Group (TARPSWG) is an intercontinental collaborative comprising specialist sarcoma centers. Data were collected retrospectively for all patients with mesenteric STS undergoing primary resection between 2000 and 2019. RESULTS: Fifty-six case..

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