low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma(redirected from fibrosarcoma-fibromyxoid type)
low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma
low-grade malignant tumor of soft tissues of proximal extremities or trunk, composed of fibroblasts forming myxoid areas or surrounding giant collagen rosettes.
low-grade fibromyxoid sarcomaA rare, deep soft-tissue sarcoma of young adults with a deceptively bland appearance, which is characterised by local recurrences and, eventually, metastases to lung and bone.
Deep fibromatosis, nodular fasciitis.
Leiomyosarcoma, myofibrosarcoma, sclerosing epithelioid fibrosarcoma, low-grade fibrosarcoma, classic fibrosarcoma, inflammatory myxohyaline/myxoinflammatory fibroblastic sarcoma.
Local recurrence, 9%; metastases, 6%; death, 2%.