Angiomatoid malignant fibrous histiocytoma: a distinct fibrohistiocytic tumor of children and young adults simulating a vascular neoplasm.

@article{Enzinger1979AngiomatoidMF,
  title={Angiomatoid malignant fibrous histiocytoma: a distinct fibrohistiocytic tumor of children and young adults simulating a vascular neoplasm.},
  author={Franz M. Enzinger},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1979},
  volume={44 6},
  pages={2147-57}
}
This article describes 41 examples of an unusual fibrohistiocytic sarcoma which occurred primarily in the extremities of young individuals between the ages of 5 and 25 years (median 13 years). It manifested as a nodular subcutaneous growth that seldom caused tenderness or pain, and clinically was often mistaken for a hematoma or a hemangioma. Grossly, the tumor presented as a circumscribed, multinodular or multicystic, hemorrhagic mass that ranged in size from 0.7 to 10 cm (median 2.5 cm). On… CONTINUE READING
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