Solitary fibrous tumor of the kidney with massive retroperitoneal recurrence. A case presentation.

@article{Sfoungaristos2012SolitaryFT,
  title={Solitary fibrous tumor of the kidney with massive retroperitoneal recurrence. A case presentation.},
  author={Stavros Sfoungaristos and M Papatheodorou and Adamantios Kavouras and Petros S Perimenis},
  journal={Prague medical report},
  year={2012},
  volume={113 3},
  pages={246-50}
}
Solitary fibrous tumor is an unusual spindle cell neoplasm that usually occurs in the pleura but has also been described in other sites. Renal presentation is rare and only 38 cases of SFT of the kidney have been described until now. Up to 90% of the tumors have benign characteristics. Local retroperitoneal recurrence is extremely rare. We report a case of a large malignant solitary fibrous tumor recurrence after the surgical excision of the… CONTINUE READING