Scalp metastasis from malignant fibrous histiocytoma of bone.

  title={Scalp metastasis from malignant fibrous histiocytoma of bone.},
  author={Tadahiko Kubo and Shoji Shimose and Toshihiro Matsuo and K. Arihiro and Mitsuo Ochi},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  volume={59 5 Suppl},
Malignant fibrous histiocytoma (MFH) of bone is a relatively rare primary malignant neoplasm and an aggressive tumor, characterized by a high frequency of local recurrence and distant metastasis. The most common metastatic site is the lung (>80%), followed by bone and regional lymph node. Metastasis to other sites is extremely rare. In this report, we describe the skin as being the initial metastatic site for MFH of bone. A 42-year-old female presented with a bone tumor involving the right… CONTINUE READING


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