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January 1975

Leiomyosarcoma of a Vein: Survival for Six Years

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Surgery, University of Rochester School of Medicine, Rochester, NY.

Arch Surg. 1975;110(1):118-119. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1975.01360070118021

A 7-year-old girl with leiomyosarcoma of the femoral vein is alive without evidence of recurrence six years after radical resection. This is, to our knowledge, the longest survival recorded of a patient with this condition.

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