Recurrent, giant subcutaneous leiomyosarcoma of the thigh

Abstract

We present a case of recurrent, massive subcutaneous leiomyosarcoma involving the left thigh in a 29-year-old male from Madagascar. The patient had earlier undergone local resection of subcutaneous leiomyosarcoma a half year before. After surgical intervention, local recurrence developed at this site and was rapidly growing. The patient was surgically treated with a 2-cm-wide margin local excision in our hospital. The patient has remained recurrence free at 1-year follow-up.

DOI: 10.1016/j.radcr.2015.06.005

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@inproceedings{Chuanping2015RecurrentGS, title={Recurrent, giant subcutaneous leiomyosarcoma of the thigh}, author={Gao Chuanping and Fu Weiwei}, booktitle={Radiology case reports}, year={2015} }