"Liposarcoma" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A malignant tumor derived from primitive or embryonal lipoblastic cells. It may be composed of well-differentiated fat cells or may be dedifferentiated: myxoid (LIPOSARCOMA, MYXOID), round-celled, or pleomorphic, usually in association with a rich network of capillaries. Recurrences are common and dedifferentiated liposarcomas metastasize to the lungs or serosal surfaces. (From Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed)
- Liposarcoma, Dedifferentiated
- Dedifferentiated Liposarcoma
- Dedifferentiated Liposarcomas
- Liposarcomas, Dedifferentiated
- Liposarcoma, Pleomorphic
- Liposarcomas, Pleomorphic
- Pleomorphic Liposarcoma
- Pleomorphic Liposarcomas
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Liposarcoma".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Liposarcoma".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Liposarcoma" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Liposarcoma" was a major or minor topic of these publication.