[Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the retroperitoneum].

  title={[Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of the retroperitoneum].},
  author={N Saile and F Petissof and P Agnard and Olivier Haillot and Yves Lanson},
  journal={Progres en urologie : journal de l'Association francaise d'urologie et de la Societe francaise d'urologie},
  volume={6 6},
The authors report two cases of retroperitoneal malignant fibrous histiocytoma which is a rare tumour (200 cases reported in the literature). The clinical and radiological signs are nonspecific and the diagnosis is based on histological examination of the specimen. Surgical resection must be as complete as possible to prevent local recurrence. The efficacy of adjuvant therapy has not been demonstrated due to the low incidence of this tumour. 

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