Acral myxoinflammatory fibroblastic sarcoma of the foot.

  title={Acral myxoinflammatory fibroblastic sarcoma of the foot.},
  author={Taketoshi Yasuda and Masahiko Kanamori and Masanori Nobukiyo and Shigeharu Nogami and Takeshi Hori and Tomoatsu Kimura},
  journal={Journal of experimental & clinical cancer research : CR},
  volume={26 2},
We report a rare case of acral myxoinflammatory fibroblastic sarcoma (AMFS) in a 68-year-old woman. Tumor excision of a mass between the 1st and 2nd toe of the left foot was performed after a diagnosis of ganglion in February 2003. Examination of the surgical specimen confirmed AMFS. No recurrence or metastasis occurred during the follow-up period of 4 years. Clinical characteristics such as recurrence rate, metastasis rate and period of metastasis are unclear for AMFS. Long-term clinical… CONTINUE READING

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