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Table 1 Eight cases of leiomyosarcoma of the seminal vesicle reported in literature

From: Primary leiomyosarcoma of the seminal vesicle: Case report and review of the literature

Reference Age (years) Clinical symptoms Diagnostic biopsy Initial treatment Pathological margins Pathological tumor size Tumor grade Adjuvant treatment Clinical outcome
[5] 60 none (RE) yes surgery R0 3,5 cm intermediate no 14 months: no relapse, alive
[4] NA none (RE) NA surgery R1 NA high no 24 months: no relapse, alive
[4] NA none (RE) NA surgery R1 NA high no 29 months: metastasis (lung), alive with disease (doxorubicin)
[2] 68 rectal and pain yes surgery R0 10 cm high no 13 months: no relapse, alive
[3] 64 urinary no surgery R0 8 cm high no 24 months: metastasis (kidney), alive with disease (CT)
[6] 46 urinary and pain yes surgery NA NA NA no 6 months: no relapse, alive
[1] 37 urinary and rectal yes surgery NA 15 cm intermediate CT (MAID) and RT 20 months: no relapse, alive
Our case 59 rectal yes surgery R1 8 cm intermediate RT 29 months: metastases (sub-cutaneous, lung, liver: MAI); 51 months: alive with disease (gemcitabine-docetaxel)
  1. RE, rectal examination; NA, not available; CT, chemotherapy; MAID, mesna + doxorubicin + ifosfamide + dacarbazine; RT, radiation therapy.