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Sarcoma
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 548628, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/548628
Clinical Study

Metastatic Pattern, Local Relapse, and Survival of Patients with Myxoid Liposarcoma: A Retrospective Study of 45 Patients

1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen, Blegdamsvej 9, 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
2Department of Experimental Clinical Oncology, Aarhus University Hospital, Nørrebrogade 44, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark
3Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Aarhus University Hospital, Nørrebrogade 44, 8000 Aarhus, Denmark

Received 8 January 2013; Accepted 30 May 2013

Academic Editor: Akira Kawai

Copyright © 2013 Hanna M. Fuglø et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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