Though most of these common tumors are benign, 0.5% of patients undergoing hysterectomy for presumed fibroids will be found to have a leiomyosarcoma, which usually kills within 5 years if it spreads outside the uterus. And five patients' leiomyosarcomas weren't diagnosed until after UAE.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2006|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Advanced and Specialized Nursing
- Maternity and Midwifery