Aggressive angiomyxoma: a case series and literature review.

  title={Aggressive angiomyxoma: a case series and literature review.},
  author={Krishnayan Haldar and Igor E. Martinek and Sean Kehoe},
  journal={European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology},
  volume={36 4},
BACKGROUND Aggressive angiomyxoma was identified as a distinct clinicopathologic entity in 1983 and since then fewer than 250 cases of these rare tumors have been reported in world literature. These tumors usually arise in the pelvis and perineal regions, most often in women of the reproductive age group; however a few cases of its occurrence outside the pelvis have also been reported. PATIENTS AND METHODS We report a series of 7 women treated in our institute in the last 8 years. Relevant… CONTINUE READING


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