Table of ContentsClinical features | Treatment | Gross description | Microscopic (histologic) description
Cite this page: Gulwani H. Thymoliposarcoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/mediastinumthymoliposarcoma.html. Accessed September 23rd, 2019.
- Uncommon compared to classic liposarcoma at this site (Am J Surg Pathol 1995;19:782)
- One case recurred 32 years after diagnosis
- More indolent than liposarcoma elsewhere - may respond to radiation therapy or chemotherapy
- Resembles thymolipoma
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Malignant spindle cells resembling well differentiated, pleomorphic or poorly differentiated liposarcoma mixed with thymic tissue