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Dermatoscopic and ultra-high frequency ultrasound evaluation in cutaneous post-radiation angiosarcoma.

J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2020 May 7. Epub 2020 May 7.

Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy.

Cutaneous angiosarcoma (cAS) is a rare malignant aggressive vascular tumor and includes three variants: cAS affecting the head and neck (Wilson-Jones type), post-radiation cAS, and cAS associated with chronic lymphoedema (Stewart-Treves syndrome). The diagnosis is often delayed, because cAS is frequently clinically misdiagnosed as hematoma, rosacea, cellulitis or eczema. The diagnosis of cAS may be difficult also for the pathologists and the tumor may be misdiagnosed as a benign vascular lesion. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jdv.16583DOI Listing

Effectiveness of pazopanib for local and lung metastases in Stewart-Treves syndrome.

Eur J Dermatol 2020 Feb;30(1):68-69

Department of Dermatology, Graduate School of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences University of Toyama, Sugitani 2630, Toyama 930-0194, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1684/ejd.2020.3699DOI Listing
February 2020

Angiosarcoma arising in massive localized lymphedema.

Skeletal Radiol 2020 May 16;49(5):815-818. Epub 2020 Jan 16.

University of Missouri, 1 Hospital Dr, Columbia, MO, 65212, USA.

We report a case of a 70-year-old woman with a BMI of 58 who developed cellulitis refractory to treatment, within an area of massive localized lymphedema. Biopsy showed angiosarcoma. MRI showed multiple lobulated, low T1, high T2 masses within a background of prominent soft tissue septal stranding, dilated lymphatic channels, and skin thickening. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00256-020-03373-4DOI Listing

Clinicopathologic features of Stewart-Treves syndrome.

Int J Clin Exp Pathol 2019 1;12(3):680-688. Epub 2019 Mar 1.

Department of Pathology, Aviation General Hospital Beijing, China.

Aims: To demonstrate clinicopathologic features of Stewart-Treves syndrome (STS) including clinical manifestations, morphology, immunophenotype (especially c-MYC amplification), differential diagnosis, pathogenesis, treatment and prognosis.

Methods And Results: 17 cases of STS were retrospectively archived, involving 6 cases of postmastectomy, 3 cases of postoperative cervical cancer and 8 cases of chronic lymphatic obstruction without history of malignancy. Seven of 9 cancer patients had undergone radiotherapy. Read More

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6945177PMC

Primary and secondary breast angiosarcoma: single center report and a meta-analysis.

Breast Cancer Res Treat 2019 Dec 14;178(3):523-533. Epub 2019 Sep 14.

Department of Medical Oncology, Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, Buffalo, NY, 14203, USA.

Background: Primary and secondary breast angiosarcoma is a rare and aggressive malignancy with limited published literature. Optimal management is mostly based on expert opinion. Our study aims to describe a single institution experience with breast angiosarcoma and evaluate other publications on this topic to further clarify prognostic outcomes and treatment modalities in this disease. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10549-019-05432-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6817750PMC
December 2019
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A case of Stewart-Treves Syndrome of the lower limbs: The usefulness of dermoscopy.

Int Wound J 2019 Oct 12;16(5):1237-1238. Epub 2019 Aug 12.

Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, Section of Dermatology, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/iwj.13185DOI Listing
October 2019
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Secondary angiosarcoma: A fatal complication of chronic lymphedema.

J Surg Oncol 2020 Jan 24;121(1):85-90. Epub 2019 Jun 24.

Department of Tumor Orthopedics and Sarcoma Surgery, University Hospital Essen, University Essen-Duisburg, Germany.

Secondary Angiosarcoma (Stewart-Treves Syndrome) is a rare malignant cutaneous lesion, which arises in chronic lymphedema of the extremity, often observed after breast cancer treatment. We reviewed the history and the oncological outcome of two patients with this disease. Multimodal therapy including hyperthermic isolated limb perfusion with TNF-alpha and Melphalan, combined with radical resection of the affected skin and subcutaneous tissue including the fascia, with large safety margins may probably lead to better survival. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.25598DOI Listing
January 2020
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Guillain-Barré syndrome in a cancer patient treated with bevacizumab.

Int Cancer Conf J 2018 Jul 2;7(3):87-92. Epub 2018 May 2.

Department of Clinical Oncology , Akita, Japan.

We describe a case of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) in a patient treated with bevacizumab. Our case is a 60-year-old woman with Stewart-Treves syndrome (STS), and angiosarcoma of her left forearm, with onset 12 years after diagnosis with stage IIIA left breast cancer. She suffered from repeated distal metastases including skin, bone, and liver metastases. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13691-018-0326-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6498388PMC
July 2018
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Secondary breast angiosarcoma: A multicentre retrospective survey by the national Italian association of Breast Surgeons (ANISC).

Breast 2019 Jun 7;45:56-60. Epub 2019 Mar 7.

IEO, Milano, Italy.

Background: Breast angiosarcoma is a malignant mesenchymal neoplasm, which accounts for approximately 2% of all soft tissue sarcomas. Secondary breast angiosarcoma (SBA) may be related to chronic lymphedema after a mastectomy with lymph node dissection (Stewart Treves syndrome) and previous radiotherapy for complications from breast radiation treatment. It is a very rare condition; therefore, diagnosis and management are still a challenge. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.breast.2019.02.011DOI Listing
June 2019
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Prevention of tumor progression in Stewart-Treves syndrome with a low dose of pazopanib.

J Dermatol 2019 07 25;46(7):e263-e265. Epub 2019 Feb 25.

Department of Dermatology and Plastic Surgery, Akita University Graduate School of Medicine, Akita, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1346-8138.14807DOI Listing
July 2019
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Cutaneous angiosarcoma of the lower leg.

Cutis 2018 Oct;102(4):E8-E11

Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, Dayton, and Jobst Vascular Institute/ProMedica Health System Toledo Hospital, Ohio, USA.

Angiosarcoma is a vascular malignancy that can affect various anatomic sites. Although rare, cutaneous angiosarcoma is the most common clinical manifestation, accounting for approximately 50% to 60% of cases. Cutaneous angiosarcoma typically is known to occur in 3 settings: (1) idiopathic, (2) following radiation treatment, and (3) in the setting of chronic lymphedema following mastectomy (known as Stewart-Treves syndrome). Read More

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October 2018
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Angiosarcoma complicating lower leg elephantiasis in a male patient: An unusual clinical complication, case report and literature review.

SAGE Open Med Case Rep 2018 30;6:2050313X18796343. Epub 2018 Oct 30.

Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Women's College Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

Chronic lymphedema is rarely complicated by an angiosarcoma. Angiosarcoma superimposed on chronic lymphedema (Stewart-Treves syndrome) is usually seen post breast cancer surgery accompanied by lymph node resection of the axilla. This is a case report of a 59-year-old male patient with elephantiasis that developed an angiosarcoma of the lower leg. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2050313X18796343DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6207953PMC
October 2018
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A Series of Patients with Kaposi Sarcoma (Mediterranean/Classical Type): Case Presentations and Short Update on Pathogenesis and Treatment.

Open Access Maced J Med Sci 2018 Sep 20;6(9):1688-1693. Epub 2018 Sep 20.

Medical Institute of Ministry of Interior (MVR), Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Dermatologic Surgery, General Skobelev Nr 79, Sofia, Bulgaria.

Background: Kaposi's sarcoma was first described in 1872 by Moritz Kaposi. To date, it is considered a malignant disease is originating from the endothelial cells of the lymphatic vessels believed to be infected with HHV-8. The current classification defines four major epidemiological forms of Kaposi's sarcoma: classical, endemic, AIDS-associated, and iatrogenic. Read More

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https://www.id-press.eu/mjms/article/view/2075
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http://dx.doi.org/10.3889/oamjms.2018.354DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6182508PMC
September 2018
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Cutaneous Angiosarcoma Postmastectomy (Stewart-Treves Syndrome).

J Belg Soc Radiol 2018 Oct 1;102(1):60. Epub 2018 Oct 1.

AZ Delta Roeselare, BE.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5334/jbsr.1624DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6174750PMC
October 2018
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Rapidly Growing Tumour on the Forearm of an 83-year-old Woman: A Quiz.

Acta Derm Venereol 2019 Jan;99(1):121-122

Department of Dermatology, Hospital Trousseau - CHU Tours, 37044 Tours, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2340/00015555-3054DOI Listing
January 2019
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Kaposi Sarcoma and Cutaneous Angiosarcoma: Guidelines for Diagnosis and Treatment.

Actas Dermosifiliogr 2018 Dec 24;109(10):878-887. Epub 2018 Sep 24.

Servicio de Dermatología, Instituto Valenciano de Oncología, Valencia, España. Electronic address:

Kaposi sarcoma is a vascular sarcoma with 4 clinical variants: classic Kaposi sarcoma, which mainly affect the extremities of elderly patients and follows a chronic, generally indolent course; African Kaposi sarcoma; immunosuppression-associated Kaposi sarcoma; and AIDS-associated Kaposi sarcoma. Type8 human herpesvirus is the etiologic agent in all 4variants. Cutaneous angiosarcoma is a cutaneous neoplasm with a very poor prognosis. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ad.2018.06.013DOI Listing
December 2018
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Angiosarcoma arising from congenital primary lymphedema.

Pediatr Dermatol 2018 Nov 14;35(6):e382-e388. Epub 2018 Sep 14.

Human Molecular Genetics, de Duve Institute, University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium.

We herein report the case of a 3-year-old girl with atypical congenital right upper limb lymphedema who developed an angiosarcoma. Only a few cases have been reported following congenital form of lymphedema and only 4 in such a young child. We also summarize all cases of angiosarcoma associated with congenital lymphedema reported in the literature. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pde.13664DOI Listing
November 2018
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Metastatic Angiosarcoma of Lower Extremity.

Indian Dermatol Online J 2018 May-Jun;9(3):177-181

Department of Dermatology, Topiwala National Medical College and B.Y.L. Nair Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Angiosarcoma (AS) is an uncommon malignant neoplasm characterized by rapidly proliferating, extensively infiltrating anaplastic cells derived from blood vessels. These are aggressive tumors and tend to recur locally, spread widely with high rate of lymph node and systemic metastases. They are more frequent in skin and soft tissue, head and neck being the most common sites. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/idoj.IDOJ_92_17DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5956865PMC
June 2018
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Pretibial Located Stewart-Treves Syndrome: Uncommon Presentation in a Bulgarian Patient!

Open Access Maced J Med Sci 2018 Apr 14;6(4):663-665. Epub 2018 Apr 14.

Helios Klinikum GMBH - Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, Hildesheim, Germany.

Background: The Stewart-Treves syndrome with localisation in the region of the lower extremities is not something unusual as clinical pathology, but the clinical diagnostics is rather difficult, and it can be further complicated maximally because of: the similar locoregional findings in patients with other cutaneous malignancies.

Case Report: Presented is a rare form of an epithelioid variant of the Stewart Treves syndrome in a woman, aged 81, localised in the region of the lower leg and significantly advanced only for 2 months. The diagnosis was confirmed histologically and immunohistochemically. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3889/oamjms.2018.191DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5927499PMC
April 2018
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[Angiosarcoma in primary lymphoedema: A rare complication].

Ann Dermatol Venereol 2018 Apr 9;145(4):266-269. Epub 2018 Mar 9.

Dermatologie, hôpital Saint-Vincent, Lille, France; Université catholique de Lille, Lille, France.

Background: Chronic lymphoedema is classically complicated by recurring episodes of cellulitis. Degeneration to the angiosarcoma form (Stewart-Treves syndrome) is much less common. It occurs mainly in the upper limbs following surgery or radiotherapy for mammary neoplasia. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.annder.2018.02.001DOI Listing
April 2018
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Stewart-Treves syndrome: Magnetic resonance imaging data compared with pathological results from a single center.

Oncol Lett 2018 Jan 8;15(1):1113-1118. Epub 2017 Nov 8.

Department of Radiology, Beijing Friendship Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100050, P.R. China.

The aim of the present study was to evaluate the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) data of patients with Stewart-Treves Syndrome (STS), and to compare them with the corresponding pathological data. A total of 4,289 cases of secondary upper limb lymphedema (LE) from a single center, including 5 female cases of STS who underwent modified-radical post mastectomy, were included in the study. All cases were diagnosed pathologically, and by conventional and contrast-enhanced (ce)MRI scans. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3892/ol.2017.7363DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5769411PMC
January 2018
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Stewart-Treves syndrome in a spinal cord injury patient with amplification.

JAAD Case Rep 2017 Nov 6;3(6):515-518. Epub 2017 Nov 6.

Department of Pathology and Immunology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jdcr.2017.07.004DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5729014PMC
November 2017
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Stewart-Treves Syndrome on the Lower Extremity Associated to Idiopathic Chronic Lymphedema Visualized on FDG PET/CT.

Clin Nucl Med 2017 Dec;42(12):e519-e522

From the *Department of Clinical Physiology, Nuclear Medicine & PET, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen; †Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Odense University Hospital, University of Southern Denmark, Odense; ‡Musculoskeletal Tumor Section, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen; and §Department of Nuclear Medicine, Odense University Hospital, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark.

Angiosarcomas are highly malignant and rare tumors of vascular or lymphatic endothelial cell origin with a poor prognosis. Lymphangiosarcoma associated with chronic lymphedema is known as Stewart-Treves syndrome. Stewart-Treves syndrome is primarily described in patients with lymphedema of an upper extremity occurring after breast cancer surgery including radical axillary lymph node dissection and subsequent radiotherapy. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000001856DOI Listing
December 2017
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Skin Tumors Arising on Chronic Lymphedema.

Actas Dermosifiliogr 2018 Jun 31;109(5):439-440. Epub 2017 Aug 31.

Departamento de Dermatología, Hospital Universitario de Canarias, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Islas Canarias, España.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ad.2016.12.027DOI Listing
June 2018
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Cutaneous angiosarcoma: report of three different and typical cases admitted in a unique dermatology clinic.

An Bras Dermatol 2017 Mar-Apr;92(2):235-238

Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo (Ufes) - Vitória (ES), Brazil.

Angiosarcoma is a rare and aggressive tumor with high rates of metastasis and relapse. It shows a particular predilection for the skin and superficial soft tissues. We report three distinct and typical cases of angiosarcoma that were diagnosed in a single dermatology clinic over the course of less than a year: i) Angiosarcoma in lower limb affected by chronic lymphedema, featuring Stewart-Treves syndrome; ii) a case of the most common type of angiosarcoma loated in the scalp and face of elderly man and; iii) a skin Angiosarcoma in previously irradiated breast. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/abd1806-4841.20175326DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5429112PMC
October 2017
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[Stewart Treves syndrome: a serious complication of lymphedema].

Pan Afr Med J 2016 17;25:89. Epub 2016 Oct 17.

Service de Dermatologie Vénéréologie, CHU Ibn Rochd, Université Hassan II, Casablanca, Maroc.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11604/pamj.2016.25.89.8150DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5325497PMC
February 2018
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Stewart-Treves Syndrome Involving Chronic Lymphedema after Mastectomy of Breast Cancer.

Case Rep Surg 2017 9;2017:4056459. Epub 2017 Feb 9.

Department of General Surgery "A", Dr. Tidjani Damerdji University Hospital of Tlemcen, Tlemcen, Algeria; Experimental Surgery Laboratory N°38, Medical School of Tlemcen, University of Abou Bekr Belkaid, Tlemcen, Algeria.

Steward-Treves syndrome is a cutaneous angiosarcoma that usually appears after long evolution of a lymphoedema after mastectomy for mammary neoplasia associated with an axillary dissection. This is a rare disease develop most of the time in upper arm and often confounded with cutaneous metastasis. Only the biopsy and immunohistochemical study confirm the diagnosis. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2017/4056459DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5322458PMC
February 2017
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[Stewart-Treves syndrome: a rare complication of chronic lymphedema].

Pan Afr Med J 2016 7;24:196. Epub 2016 Jul 7.

Service de Dermatologie-Vénérologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Hassan II, Fès, Maroc.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11604/pamj.2016.24.196.8540DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5072847PMC
February 2017
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A case of Stewart-Treves syndrome with the longest lag: 44 years after radical mastectomy for breast cancer.

Australas J Dermatol 2016 Nov;57(4):e146-e147

Department of Dermatology, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajd.12450DOI Listing
November 2016
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MYC immunohistochemistry in angiosarcoma and atypical vascular lesions: practical considerations based on a single institutional experience.

Pathology 2016 Dec 22;48(7):697-704. Epub 2016 Oct 22.

Department of Pathology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, United States. Electronic address:

Angiosarcoma (AS) is an uncommon vascular malignancy with an aggressive clinical course. Radiation-associated angiosarcoma (RAAS) and Stewart-Treves syndrome are associated with MYC gene amplification and protein overexpression, while other radiation-associated vascular lesions including atypical vascular lesions (AVL) are not associated with MYC overexpression. In contrast, de novo AS represent a group of molecularly heterogeneous tumours, for which MYC expression has not been extensively examined. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pathol.2016.08.007DOI Listing
December 2016
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An unusual presentation of Stewart-Treves syndrome on the lower extremity.

JAAD Case Rep 2016 Sep 11;2(5):397-399. Epub 2016 Oct 11.

Department of Dermatology, St Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jdcr.2016.08.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5065637PMC
September 2016
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Pancreatic metastasis of angiosarcoma (Stewart-Treves syndrome) diagnosed using endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration: A case report.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2016 Aug;95(33):e4316

aDivision of Gastroenterology and Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine bDepartment of Dermatology, Asahikawa Medical University, Hokkaido cGastroenterology Medicine Center, Shonan Kamakura General Hospital, Kanagawa dCenter for Clinical and Biomedical Research, Sapporo Higashi Tokushukai Hospital, Sapporo, Japan.

Background: Pancreatic involvement of angiosarcoma is extremely rare.

Methods: We herein report a rare case of angiosarcoma associated with chronic lymphedema (Stewart-Treves syndrome) with pancreatic metastasis that was diagnosed using endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)/fine needle aspiration (FNA).

Results: A 43-year-old woman with a history of radical hysterectomy with bilateral inguinal lymphadenectomy and chemoradiotherapy for cervical cancer 15 years prior noticed the presence of erythematous indurative plaques on her right femoral region, where chronic lymphedema had developed. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000004316DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5370784PMC
August 2016
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Stewart-Treves Syndrome: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.

Case Rep Oncol 2016 Jan-Apr;9(1):205-11. Epub 2016 Apr 1.

Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Fla., USA.

The Stewart-Treves syndrome is a rare and deadly entity, which is defined as angiosarcoma arising in the setting of chronic lymphedema. It typically presents in women who develop lymphedema in the upper extremity secondary to axillary lymph node dissection for breast cancer surgery. It is extremely uncommon in the lower extremities as a result of idiopathic chronic lymphedema. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1159/000445427DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4836142PMC
April 2016
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Stewart Treves Syndrome in a Woman with Mastectomy.

J Clin Diagn Res 2016 Feb 1;10(2):WD01-2. Epub 2016 Feb 1.

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Karabük Education and Research Hospital , Turkey .

Stewart Treves Syndrome is an angiosarcoma generally seen long time after radical mastectomy in breast carcinoma patients in chronic lymphoedema area. It's an angiosarcoma developed on a long standing lymphoedema, following a radical mastectomy. An 86-year-old woman was referred to our Dermatology outpatient clinic which developed a giant erythematous, oedematous, purplish lobulated plaque on her right forearm anteromedially with a few satellite erythematous papulonodules on her arm. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7860/JCDR/2016/17541.7288DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4800632PMC
February 2016
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Acquired Lymphangiectasia of the Breast After Breast Conserving Surgery.

Indian J Surg 2015 Dec 25;77(Suppl 3):1421-2. Epub 2015 Jan 25.

Department of General Surgery, Turgut Özal University, Ankara, Turkey.

Lymphangiectasia is characterized by vesicular dilation of lymphatic vessels and is generally a complication of radiotherapy or surgery of various malignant tumors such as breast and cervical cancers. Although it is not a precancerous disease, correct diagnosis is important to rule out Stewart-Treves syndrome which is defined as lymphangiosarcoma that develops in long-standing chronic postmastectomy lymphedema. Observation alone or many therapeutic options including cryosurgery, electrocauterization, sclerotherapy, and excision have been widely used in the management. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12262-015-1228-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4775640PMC
December 2015
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Angiosarcoma on Lymphedema (Stewart-Treves Syndrome): A 12-Year Follow-up after Isolated Limb Perfusion, Limb Infusion, and Electrochemotherapy.

J Vasc Interv Radiol 2016 Mar;27(3):444-6

Interventional Radiology Unit, Veneto Region Oncology Research Institute IOV-IRCCS, Via Gattamelata, 64, Padova 35128, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jvir.2015.11.060DOI Listing
March 2016
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Angiosarcoma (Stewart-Treves syndrome) in postmastectomy patients: report of 10 cases and review of literature.

Int J Clin Exp Pathol 2015 1;8(9):11108-15. Epub 2015 Sep 1.

Department of Pathology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College Beijing 100730, China.

Aims: To study the clinicopathologic features of Stewart-Treves syndrome (STS) in postmastectomy patients including the epidemiology, presentation, morphology, differentiation, pathogenesis and therapeutic options.

Methods And Results: Ten cases of STS in postmastectomy patients were retrospectively identified in our archives, and immunohistochemistry for CD34, CD31, D2-40, HHV-8, CK, EMA and Ki-67 was performed. All ten patients presented with lymphedema after mastectomy as the first sign. Read More

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September 2016
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Lymphangiosarcoma: Is Stewart-Treves Syndrome a Preventable Condition?

Lymphat Res Biol 2016 Mar 19;14(1):35-9. Epub 2015 Nov 19.

1 Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Trauma Surgery, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University Medical Centre , Göttingen, Germany .

Background: Stewart-Treves syndrome is a rare complication of breast cancer treatment, representing a lymphangiosarcoma commonly associated with lymphedema and severely impacting patient's outcome. The tumor typically develops in the atrophic, pachydermatous, hyperkeratotic skin of limbs affected by long-standing lymphedema. Clinical data associated with Stewart-Treves syndrome and lymphedema management have rarely been published. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/lrb.2015.0006DOI Listing
March 2016
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[An arm lesion].

Rev Med Interne 2016 May 10;37(5):377-8. Epub 2015 Oct 10.

Service de médecine interne, hôpitaux de Rouen, CHU de Rouen, 1, rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen cedex, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.revmed.2015.09.002DOI Listing
May 2016
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Stewart-Treves Syndrome of the Lower Extremity.

An Bras Dermatol 2015 May-Jun;90(3 Suppl 1):232-4

Universidade Federal do Pará, Belém, PA, BR.

Stewart-Treves syndrome is a rare cutaneous angiosarcoma that develops in long-standing chronic lymphedema. Though most commonly this angiosarcoma is a result of post mastectomy lymphoedema, it also develops in Milroy disease, idiopathic, congenital, traumatic and filarial lymphoedema. Despite the rarity of this syndrome and its poor prognosis, early diagnosis associated with radical surgery can provide improved survival. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/abd1806-4841.20153926DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4540560PMC
January 2016
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Stewart Treves Syndrome.

An Bras Dermatol 2015 May-Jun;90(3 Suppl 1):229-31

Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas, Campinas, SP, BR.

Stewart-Treves Syndrome is characterized by the presence of lymphangiosarcoma on limb extremities. Rare, it occurs in 0.5% of patients who have undergone radical mastectomy with axillary node dissection. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/abd1806-4841.20153685DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4540559PMC
January 2016
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Kaposi sarcoma following postmastectomy lymphedema.

J Cutan Pathol 2015 Nov 21;42(11):889-93. Epub 2015 Sep 21.

Department of Dermatology and Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Complejo Hospitalario Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

Classical Kaposi sarcoma (KS) usually appears on lower extremities accompanied or preceded by local lymphedema. However, the development in areas of chronic lymphedema of the arms following mastectomy, mimicking a Stewart-Treves syndrome, has rarely been described. We report an 81-year-old woman who developed multiple, erythematous to purple tumors, located on areas of post mastectomy lymphedema. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cup.12573DOI Listing
November 2015
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Clinicopathological features of breast angiosarcoma.

Breast Cancer 2016 Sep 5;23(5):718-23. Epub 2015 Aug 5.

Breast Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, 1-1 Tsukiji 5-chome, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 104-0045, Japan.

Background: Breast angiosarcomas are rare neoplasm. Due to its rarity, our therapeutic strategy is extremely limited. Therefore, we investigated the clinicopathologic features and examined the treatment for angiosarcoma compared with some literatures. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12282-015-0630-yDOI Listing
September 2016
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Long-term control of pleural metastasis in Stewart-Treves syndrome with single-agent chemotherapies followed by maintenance chemotherapy.

J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 2015 Aug;13(8):818-20

Department of Skin Oncology/Dermatology, Saitama Medical University International Medical Center, Saitama, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ddg.12630DOI Listing
August 2015
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Stewart-Treves Syndrome of the Breast after Quadrantectomy for Breast Carcinoma.

Breast J 2015 Sep-Oct;21(5):552-4. Epub 2015 Jul 23.

Department of Dermatology, "Maggiore della Carità" Hospital, University of Eastern Piedmont "A. Avogadro", Novara, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tbj.12457DOI Listing
June 2016
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Stewart-Treves syndrome following idiopathic leg lymphoedema: remember sarcoma.

J Wound Care 2015 Jun;24(6 Suppl):S5-7

Liverpool Sarcoma Unit, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust, Merseyside, UK.

Patients with skin complaints secondary to oedema are commonly encountered and can be a diagnostic challenge. Here, we present the case of a 78-year-old lady with Stewart-Treves syndrome, a rare cutaneous angiosarcoma. The histology showed angiocutaneous sarcoma with poorly defined margins. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12968/jowc.2015.24.Sup6.S5DOI Listing
June 2015
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Case of angiosarcoma on the abdominal wall, an extremely rare variant, putatively shared the pathogenesis with Stewart-Treves syndrome.

J Dermatol 2015 Apr 21;42(4):426-7. Epub 2015 Feb 21.

Department of Dermatology, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1346-8138.12809DOI Listing
April 2015
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Stewart-Treves syndrome: a case report.

Pan Afr Med J 2014 1;19. Epub 2014 Sep 1.

Department of Surgical Oncology, National Institute of Oncology, Rabat, Morocco.

The Stewart-Treves syndrome was first described in 1948, it's an angiosarcoma developed on a longstanding lymphadenomatous limb, more often after radical mastectomy. Diagnosis is made on skin biopsy and the prognosis is poor when radical surgery can't be performed. We report the case on a Stewart-Treves syndrome in a sixty-six years old woman who underwent radical mastectomy for breast carcinoma ten years earlier. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11604/pamj.2014.19.2.4178DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4282868PMC
September 2015
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Stewart-Treves Syndrome after Bilateral Mastectomy and Radiotherapy for Breast Carcinoma: Case Report.

J Breast Health 2015 Apr 1;11(2):92-94. Epub 2015 Apr 1.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Kayseri Training and Research Hospital, Kayseri, Turkey.

Stewart-Treves syndrome is an angiosarcoma that occurs because of chronic lymphedema, which in most cases is a complication after mastectomy with axillary node dissection and postoperative radiation. Prognosis for this rare tumor is poor. The best therapy is early and radical excision. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5152/tjbh.2015.1604DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5351494PMC
April 2015
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