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Table 2 Characteristics of solitary plasmacytoma of the rib

From: Surgery combined with radiotherapy for the treatment of solitary plasmacytoma of the rib: a case report and review of the literature

Reference Sex Age Symptom Location Radiologic findings Treatment Prognosis
Caffery T,2014 [8] M 33 Chest pain R-5th rib OR and pleural effusion R Relapse-free at 2-year follow-up
Tajima K,2014 [9] M 71 Chest pain,mild dyspnea R-3th rib OR and CWT S Relapse-free for 1.5 years follow-up
Santos VM,2012 [10] F 65 Breathlessness,discrete expectoration R-4th rib OR and CWT Plasmapheresis Pulmonary acute edema for progressive disease into MM
Lee HY,2012 [11] M 73 Chest pain R-5th rib OR and CWT S + R No mention
Singal R,2011 [12] F 43 Chest pain, coughing R-5th rib OR,CWT,and pleural effusion S Relapse-free for 2.5 years follow-up
Kodate M,2010 [13] M 70 Chest mass R-4th rib OR and CWT S + R + C Relapse-free for 2 years and 9 months follow-up
Pattanayak L,2010 [14] M 60 Chest pain R-4th rib OR and CWT R Remission after 8 months
Ketata W,2009 [15] M 60 Dyspnea, dry cough, chest pain L-first rib OR S + R Remission after 8 months
Palao S,2006 [16] M 32 Progressive symmetrical paraparesis and paresthesias in feet (demyelinating- polyradiculoneuropathy) L-3th rib OR S + R Asymptomatic after surgery
Bousnina S,2006 [17] M 52 Chest mass L-6th rib OR and CWT R Remission at 1 year
Wilkinson S,2003 [18] M 35 Axillary-lymphadenopathy (Castleman’s disease) R-10th rib OR S + R Relapse-free at 2-year follow-up
George SM,2002 [19] M 29 Chest mass R-11th rib OR and CWT S No mention
Sato Y,2001 [20] M 46 Chest mass R-5th rib OR and CWT S No mention
Kadokura M,2000 [21] M 44 Left back pain L-7th rib OR and CWT S + C Relapse-free at 2-year follow-up
Mankodi AK,1999 [22] F 26 Distal limb weakness L-6th rib OR S Improvement in symptoms at 6 months of follow-up
Hirai T,1995 [23] F 72 Chest pain R-5th rib OR S Relapse-free for 1.7 years of follow-up
Carvajal,1994 [24] M 45 Horner’s syndrome L-first rib OR and CWT S + R Relapse-free for 2 years of follow-up
Ikeda T,1992 [25] M 75 Chest pain L-4th rib OR and CWT R Develop into MM
  1. S surgery, R radiotherapy, C chemotherapy, OR Osteolytic rib, CWT Chest-wall tumor