Colon tumor
Mesenchymal tumors
Liposarcoma

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Revised: 4 January 2017, last major update May 2012

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PubMed search: colonic liposarcoma

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Definition / General
  • Frequently in retroperitoneum
  • Tumors adherent to colon may involve colonic wall
Case Reports
Gross Images

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Tumor of pericolonic adipose tissue

Micro Description
  • Various subtypes
  • Dedifferentiated tumors resemble GIST, but usually have foci of well differentiated liposarcoma
Micro Images

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Well differentiated liposarcoma of axilla

Negative Stains