CASE REPORT: Giant Solitary Fibrous Tumor of the Liver with Metastasis to the Skeletal System Successfully Treated with Trisegmentectomy

@article{Yilmaz2000CASERG,
  title={CASE REPORT: Giant Solitary Fibrous Tumor of the Liver with Metastasis to the Skeletal System Successfully Treated with Trisegmentectomy},
  author={Sezai Yilmaz and Vedat Kirimlioğlu and Ertuğrul Ertaş and Fatih Hilmioğlu and Bulent Yildirim and Daniel Katz and B{\"u}lent Mizrak},
  journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences},
  year={2000},
  volume={45},
  pages={168-174}
}
Solitary fibrous tumors (SFT), also called localized fibrous tumors or solitary fibrous mesotheliomas, usually involve the pleura (1, 2), occasionally the peritoneum (3) or mesentery (4), and only rarely the liver (5) and stomach (6). Although 13.5% of 37 pleural SFT reported in one series metastasized (7), all of the SFT of the liver (5, 8–12) have had benign histologic features and none has recurred or metastasized. In this article we describe a giant tumor of the liver histologically… CONTINUE READING