Intrathoracic sarcoma

Sarcomatoid neoplasms involving the chest comprise of a broad group of tumors that occur in the lung, mediastinum, pleura, and chest wall. These tumors have mesenchymal component.

They include

Radiographic features

As there is considerable variation in the type of tumors, imaging features are protean and it is not meaningful to discuss specific imaging features 

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rID: 22567
System: Chest
Tag: cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Intrathoracic soft tissue sarcoma
  • Sarcomatoid tumours involving the chest
  • Intrathoracic soft tissue sarcomas
  • Sarcomas involving the thorax
  • Sarcomas involving the chest
  • Sarcomatoid neoplasms involving the chest
  • Sarcomatoid tumours involving the thorax
  • Sarcomatoid tumors involving the chest
  • Sarcomatoid tumors involving the thorax
  • Sarcomatoid tumours of the thorax
  • Intra-thoracic sarcomas
  • Intrathoracic sarcoma
  • Sarcomatoid tumors of the thorax
  • Thoracic sarcomatoid tumors
  • Thoracic sarcomatoid tumours
  • Intrathoracic sarcomas

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: Ewing sarcoma of the chest wall
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  • Mesothelioma
    Case 2: sarcomatoid mesothelioma
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  • Case 3: mediastinal sarcoma
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