giant cell tumor of soft tissue

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giant cell tumor of soft tissue

soft tissue equivalent of the giant cell tumor of bones, composed of round or elongated fibroblastic and multinucleated cells in a richly vascular stroma.
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1) In 1999, Folpe et al proposed that this entity be reclassified as a "soft tissue giant cell tumor of low malignant potential.
1) As mentioned, Folpe et al proposed that this tumor be reclassified as a "soft tissue giant cell tumor of low malignant potential," based on the moderate numbers of mitotic figures, the frequent vascular space invasions, and the high local recurrence rate when inadequately excised.