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All of the following are true about soft tissue sarcoma EXCEPT:

a. Most common site is trunk and retroperitoneum
b. There are more than 11,000 new diagnoses of soft tissue sarcoma annually in the United States
c. Most soft tissue sarcoma-specific deaths are due to uncontrolled pulmonary metastases
d. The overall 5-year survival rate for all stages of soft tissue sarcoma approximates 50 to 60%


Question 2#Print Question

Which of the following is NOT associated with the development of sarcoma?

a. Radiation exposure
b. Herbicide exposure
c. Chronic lymphedema
d. History of trauma


Question 3#Print Question

Internationale Contre le Cancer (AJCC/UICC) sarcoma staging system?

a. Tumor size
b. Number of mitoses per high-powered microscopic field
c. Lymph node metastatic status
d. Retroperitoneal sarcoma nomograms


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All of the following are known molecular pathogenic events in sarcoma EXCEPT:

a. Chromosomal translocations
b. Oncogene amplification
c. Complex genomic rearrangements
d. Epigenetic suppression


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For a T2G3NOMO sarcoma (stage II), treatment typically consists of:

a. Surgery alone
b. Surgery and radiotherapy
c. Surgery, radiotherapy, pre-surgical chemotherapy
d. Surgery, radiotherapy, pre- and postsurgical chemotherapy




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