Epithelioid inflammatory myofibroblastic sarcoma in abdominal cavity: a case report and review of literature.

@article{Wu2015EpithelioidIM,
  title={Epithelioid inflammatory myofibroblastic sarcoma in abdominal cavity: a case report and review of literature.},
  author={Hui Wu and Yu-hong Meng and Ping Jung Lu and Hao-yong Ning and Liu Hong and Xiao-ling Kang and Min-Gang Duan},
  journal={International journal of clinical and experimental pathology},
  year={2015},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={4213-9}
}
In this study, we present a rare and difficult case of epithelioid inflammatory myofibroblastic sarcoma (EIMS) in abdominal cavity. A 47-year-old female presented as left upper abdominal pain for 6 months and abdominal distention for 1 month. CT examination showed a solid mass in the left upper intra-abdomen. Grossly, the tumor was found in the mesenterium of colon with the size of 7.5 × 6.5 × 3.5 cm, and was solid and gray-yellowish in the cut surface. Focal myxomatous appearance was observed… CONTINUE READING