Generally, this type of cancer is usually an invasive and aggressive form of tumor. To understand the causes and further the treatment or preventive measures of spindle cell sarcoma lung cancer, we are going to focus on a similar real life situation of a victim that had to undergo various tests before it was voted in that the patient had symptoms reflecting this lung cancer. A definitive outcome of a male, about fifty four years of age with medical history of hepatitis C as well as a heavy smoker in addition to reoccurrence in bronchitis was tested against the condition although not at first.
When the patient presented his condition to the hospital, it was a mere cough as well as dyspnea. Which lead to the patient testing for HIV with addition to getting a chest roentgenogram and the results were not welcoming. He tested negative for HIV but showed some other complex signs reflected by the chest X-ray. This lead to a CT chest with an enhanced contrast specifically meant for further evaluation and clear results. With the results, the patient had to start treatment for possible pulmonary embolism.
After further tests heparin was discontinued since after more testing it was found that the patient had suffered from a rare type of lung cancer, it was spindle cell sarcoma. Lung related problems like this, should be considered as risk factors to victims that smoke a lot. This is not all, if the victim has a history of dyspnea and frequency in coughing, the condition could also be connected to those factors.
Other than that, the spindle cancer which is a form of connective tissue sarcoma has been brought forward in most medical discussions as also a possible risk in soft tissues and this time the lungs aren’t getting out of this discussion. Reports from many patients after tests tend to indicate that the aggressiveness of this condition leads to possible descriptions of pericardium, vessels as well as the esophagus relation at the initial stages.
There are various possible ways where lung mass can be evaluated in accordance to this condition. One of these methods is sputum cytology including thoroscopy. These are conducted in the laboratories and observed under a powerful microscope. Earlier citing is better since they allow specialists to known the steps to take in curing or preventing further spread of the condition.
One of the complicated factors of this lung related cancer is that each patient has to be tested individually; a medical report from a previous patient with various signs and symptoms doesn’t automatically qualify another test victim with same signs and symptoms to be suffering from the same condition. For instance, in case of bronchoscopy, a certain degree of stenosis could be revealed and thus dictating the method to be taken while curing the condition.
This means that individual tests will be able to evaluate measures in treatment or biopsy to be taken while curing this condition. Biopsy especially a guided biopsy is better as it is partially invasive when diagnosing against spindle sarcoma lung cancer problems. Although there are various techniques that can be used to determine the nature of cancer related problems especially in the lungs, in case of lung neoplasm, non invasive procedure should be followed with reference to our earlier discussion from the beginning of this reading.
If you want to understand these lung related problems, it is then good to understand synovial sarcoma which references the synovial tissues. This is because the relations are both connected in terms of description and discussion. It is a neoplasm that is a frequent occurrence on soft tissues and is accounted in about 10 percent of soft tissue sarcomas.
One thing though that you ought to understand is that this sarcoma and synovial sarcoma both occur in extremities meaning that they arise from locations such as large joints like the knee area and is a tendon type of tumor. Despite the fact that this is a form of connective tissue tumor, it isn’t that common within the joint cavity. Citations of indifferences are related to staining in epithelial markers. Synovial sarcoma stains to the mentioned markers with higher frequencies.
Location of the sarcoma isn’t just related to the joints and thus why it reflects to the lungs. Unlikely, the condition is also reflected in areas that may include the head, the abdominal wall, the neck as well as the chest in our case. In the current times, it has been substantiated that the normal synovial tissues don’t reflect the origin of this tumor and thus why synovial sarcoma lies under the soft tissue tumor types. The lungs are the best types of soft tissues as well as the kidneys and the liver among others.
Although it was previous determined that synovial sarcoma that would arise from the lungs is rare in this case of lung cancer, there are various relations that could lead to formation of this condition inevitable. Basically among other injury related conditions, spindle cell sarcoma is primarily a genetic cause. The testing is mostly determined and effective in pathological findings. In other words a pathology test is the best way of determining whether the victim has or had this condition or not. Usually, the tumor under close observation can be seen to be whitish yellow with consistency in softness although the overall morphology remains uniform.
There are various sub types of spindle cell sarcoma especially that of the lungs dependence on the occurrence. Sarcomas from the lungs will obviously resemble the soft tissue relation although some other malignant forms may portray some negativity in relation to the soft tissue appearances. The difference between spindle cell sarcomas and synovial sarcomas can also be related to length in terms of the metastases’ involved. For instance synovial sarcomas are known to portray a long course that is succeeded by late metastases this accounts them to about ten to fifteen years thus it is a condition that cannot be taken lightly.