Liver and intrahepatic bile ducts - tumor
Malignant fibrous histiocytoma
Reviewers: Deepali Jain, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 9 January 2013, last major update February 2012
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● Rare (<40 cases reported); mean age 58 years
● Usually solitary, 5-20 cm
● Poor prognosis; usually death within 1 year (World J Surg Oncol 2012 Jan 5;10:2); ezrin may have prognostic value (Am J Surg Pathol 2008;32:1144)
● 90% are storiform-pleomorphic type, 10% myxoid type
● Sarcomatoid hepatocellular carcinoma: cirrhosis present
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