Unusual indolent behavior of leiomyosarcoma of the vagina: I
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Primary leiomyosarcoma (LMS) of the vagina is a rare disease with an overall poor prognosis (Berek and Hacker, 2010). Surgical resection of the tumor is currently the modality of choice for patients with localized disease (Khosla et al., 2014). There is no consensus on adjuvant therapy or management following surgery. Further, there is a paucity of data regarding conservative management options. Given the rarity of this tumor and controversy regarding treatment, we report a case of unanticipated indolent behavior of residual LMS after partial resection in a patient who received no adjuvant therapy for 24 months....

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