Diagnosis of soft tissue sarcomas.

  title={Diagnosis of soft tissue sarcomas.},
  author={Munechika Enjoji and Hiroshi Hashimoto},
  journal={Pathology, research and practice},
  volume={178 3},
Based on a review of 752 cases coded as soft tissue sarcomas, histologic features were analyzed for a differential diagnosis, dividing the sarcomas in the first diagnostic step into purely descriptive groups, regardless of biologic behavior: spindle cell, small cell, pleomorphic and myxoid varieties. The tumor categories mainly discussed in order were fibrosarcoma, leiomyosarcoma, malignant schwannoma, synovial sarcoma, malignant fibrous histiocytoma, embryonal and alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma… CONTINUE READING