Low grade fibromyxoid sarcoma: a case report and review of the literature

@inproceedings{Arnaoutoglou2010LowGF,
  title={Low grade fibromyxoid sarcoma: a case report and review of the literature},
  author={Christina M. Arnaoutoglou and Marios G. Lykissas and Ioannis D. Gelalis and Anna Batistatou and Anna Goussia and Michalis Doukas and Theodoros A. Xenakis},
  booktitle={Journal of orthopaedic surgery and research},
  year={2010}
}
Low grade fibromyxoid sarcoma (LGFMS) is a distinctive variant of fibrosarcoma with a high metastasizing potential and sometimes long interval between tumour presentation and metastasis. We present the case of a 50-year-old male who developed a large mass in the posterior aspect of his lower left thigh. The tumor was excised with preservation of the neurovascular structures surrounded by the mass. The tumour measured 11 x 10 x 9 cm and on pathology evaluation was diagnosed as LGFMS. Due to the… CONTINUE READING

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