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The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) is downloaded weekly from The file downloaded is considered the "last stable build" available for the ontology. For more about the HPO, view their website at

Term:Soft tissue sarcoma
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Accession:HP:0030448 term browser browse the term
Definition:A type of sarcoma (A connective tissue neoplasm formed by proliferation of mesodermal cells) that develops from soft tissues like fat, muscle, nerves, fibrous tissues, blood vessels, or deep skin tissues.
Comment:Soft tissue sarcomas can be found in any part of the body but most often originate in the arms or legs. They can also be found in the trunk, head and neck area, internal organs, and in the retroperitoneum.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: SOFT TISSUE SARCOMAS
 xref: MESH:D012509;   SNOMEDCT_US:2424003;   SNOMEDCT_US:269469005;   SNOMEDCT_US:424413001;   SNOMEDCT_US:424952003;   UMLS:C1261473

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  Human phenotype 0
    Phenotypic abnormality 0
      Neoplasm 0
        Neoplasm by histology 0
          Sarcoma 0
            Soft tissue sarcoma 0
              Alveolar soft part sarcoma 0
              Angiosarcoma + 0
              Fibroma + 0
              Fibrosarcoma + 0
              Leiomyosarcoma + 0
              Neurofibrosarcoma 0
              Rhabdomyosarcoma + 0
              Synovial sarcoma 0
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