fibromyxosarcoma

fibromyxosarcoma

 [fi″bro-mik″so-sahr-ko´mah]
a sarcoma containing fibrous and mucous elements.

fibromyxosarcoma

/fi·bro·myx·o·sar·co·ma/ (-mik″so-sahr-ko´mah) a sarcoma containing fibromatous and myxomatous elements.

fibromyxosarcoma

(fī″brō-mĭk″sō-săr-kō′mă) [″ + ″ + sarkos, flesh, + oma, tumor]
1. A sarcoma containing fibrous and myxoid tissue.
2. A sarcoma that has undergone mucoid degeneration.

fibromyxosarcoma

a sarcoma containing fibrous and mucous elements.
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Less common types of STS occurring in the external ear included sarcoma (NOS), spindle cell carcinoma, giant cell carcinoma, epithelioid sarcoma, fibrosarcoma (NOS), fibromyxosarcoma, pigmented dermatofibrosarcoma, liposarcoma (NOS), myxoid liposarcoma, epithelioid leiomyosarcoma, embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma, mixed tumor malignant, and carcinosarcoma (NOS).
IMT is distinguished from myxofibrosarcoma and low-grade fibromyxosarcoma by the presence of diffuse inflammation and absence of typical delicate "curvilinear" vessels characteristic of these sarcomas.