Myxofibrosarcoma with an infiltrative growth pattern: a case report.

  title={Myxofibrosarcoma with an infiltrative growth pattern: a case report.},
  author={Takuro Wada and Tadashi Hasegawa and Satoshi Nagoya and Satoshi Kawaguchi and Mitsunori Kaya and Satoru Ishii},
  journal={Japanese journal of clinical oncology},
  volume={30 10},
Myxofibrosarcoma, also known as a myxoid variant of malignant fibrous histiocytoma, is one of the most common sarcomas in the extremities of elderly people and is characterized by a high frequency of local recurrence. We report a case of myxofibrosarcoma, intermediate grade, involving the thigh along the fascial plane and between the muscles without the formation of an apparent nodular lesion. On microscopic examination, the tumor lacked areas of necrosis and pronounced cellular pleomorphism… CONTINUE READING


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