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Alveolar Soft-Part Sarcoma: A Case Report: Mexico Hospital, San Jose, Costa Rica

Raquel Rojas-Vigott1, Denis Landaverde*1,2 and Vanessa Rivera-Delgado3

DOI: 10.26717/BJSTR.2017.01.000257

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    • 1Department of Hematology and Oncology, Hospital Mexico, Mexico
    • 2Department of Hematology, University of Costa Rica, Mexico
    • 3Department of Pathology, Hospital Mexico, Mexico
    • Corresponding author: Denis Landaverde, Medical Oncologist, Department of Hematology and Oncology, Hospital Mexico, University of Costa Rica, Mexico

Received: July 22, 2017;   Published: August 07, 2017

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Abstract

Alveolar soft-part sarcoma is a rare malignant entity with poor prognosis. Chemotherapy has limited activity in this type of sarcoma, we describe here the outcomes of the first case documented in our Institution with metastatic disease, treated exclusively with sunitinib.

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