Malignant solitary fibrous tumor involving the liver.

  title={Malignant solitary fibrous tumor involving the liver.},
  author={Manuel O. Jakob and Matthias Schneider and Ingo Hoeller and Urban Laffer and Reto Kaderli},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  volume={19 21},
Solitary fibrous tumors are predominantly benign and are most commonly found in the thoracic cavity and pleura; while reports exist in the literature of malignant solitary fibrous tumors and those located in extrathoracic organs, these cases are considered extremely rare. Herein, a case is reported of a malignant solitary fibrous tumor involving the liver that was diagnosed and treated in a 62-year-old woman. The patient presented with complaints of upper abdominal pain and unintentional weight… CONTINUE READING