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Table of contents
5

How to use this book
6

Chapter 1: Sarcoma basics
7

Chapter 1: Contents
8

Chapter 1: What is soft tissue sarcoma?
8

Chapter 1: Local treatments
10

Chapter 1: Drug treatments
12

Chapter 1: Clinical trials
14

Chapter 1: Review
14

Chapter 2: Sarcomas in limbs, outer trunk, head, or neck
15

Chapter 2: Contents
16

Chapter 2: Treatment planning
16

Chapter 2: Treatment by stage
19

Chapter 2.1: Stage I sarcoma
20

Chapter 2.2: Stages II and III sarcoma
22

Chapter 2.3: Stage IV sarcoma
26

Chapter 2.4: Recurrence treatment
28

Chapter 2: Review
30

Chapter 3: Sarcomas in the inner trunk
31

Chapter 3: Contents
32

Chapter 3: Treatment planning
32

Chapter 3.1: Treatment with surgery
36

Chapter 3.2: Treatment without surgery
38

Chapter 3: Review
38

Chapter 4: Gastrointestinal stromal tumors
39

Chapter 4: Contents
40

Chapter 4: Treatment planning
40

Chapter 4.1: Treatment for small stomach GISTs
44

Chapter 4.2: Treatment for other GISTs
46

Chapter 4.3: Treatment after progression
48

Chapter 4: Review
50

Chapter 5: Desmoid tumors
51

Chapter 5: Contents
52

Chapter 5: Treatment planning
52

Chapter 5.1: Treatment with surgery
55

Chapter 5.2: Treatment without surgery
57

Chapter 5.3: Review
58

Chapter 6: Making treatment decisions
59

Chapter 6: Contents
60

Chapter 6: It's your choice
60

Chapter 6: Questions to ask your doctors
61

Chapter 6: Weighing your options
65

Chapter 6: Websites and review
66

Glossary
67

Dictionary
68

Acronyms
71

Types of scarcoma
71

NCCN Panel Members for Soft Tissue Sarcoma
74

NCCN Member Institutions
75

Index
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