Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma

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What is the definition of Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma?

Alveolar soft part sarcoma (ASPS) is a rare, slow-growing soft tissue sarcoma. Although it has been described in a variety of locations, it most commonly develops on the lower extremities in adults and in the head and neck region of children. ASPS generally presents as a soft, pain-less lump that is ...

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What are the alternative names for Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma?

  • ASPS

Latest Research

Latest Advance
  • Condition: Advanced or Recurrent Cancer
  • Journal: European journal of cancer (Oxford, England : 1990)
  • Treatment Used: Toripalimab
  • Number of Patients: 33
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the safety and effectiveness of toripalimab for the treatment of advanced or recurrent cancer.
Latest Advance
  • Condition: Children with Metastatic Alveolar Soft-Part Sarcoma (ASPS)
  • Journal: Pediatric blood & cancer
  • Treatment Used: Cediranib
  • Number of Patients: 7
  • Published —
This study evaluated cediranib in the pediatric population for the treatment of alveolar soft-part sarcoma (ASPS), a rare vascular sarcoma.