Epithelioid sarcoma of the vulva. Evidence suggesting a more aggressive behavior than extra-genital epithelioid sarcoma.

@article{Ulbright1983EpithelioidSO,
  title={Epithelioid sarcoma of the vulva. Evidence suggesting a more aggressive behavior than extra-genital epithelioid sarcoma.},
  author={Thomas M. Ulbright and S A Brokaw and Frederick B. Stehman and Lawrence M Roth},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1983},
  volume={52 8},
  pages={1462-9}
}
The authors describe two cases of epithelioid sarcoma of the vulva and summarize the clinical and pathologic experience with this vulvar neoplasm. Findings indicate that epithelioid sarcoma of the vulva usually occurs in the labia majora of young women, but may occur in later life. Clinically it may mimic a Bartholin's duct cyst, thus leading to inadequate treatment. Pathologic findings are characterized by sheets and nests of acidophilic, polygonal cells. Follow-up study suggests that vulvar… CONTINUE READING