Salivary glands
Sarcomas
Undifferentiated sarcoma

Author: Adriana Handra-Luca, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 20 March 2018, last major update September 2012

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PubMed Search: Undifferentiated sarcoma salivary

Cite this page: Handra-Luca, A. Undifferentiated sarcoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/salivaryglandsundiffsarcoma.html. Accessed October 17th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • < 75 cases reported at this site
  • Most frequent salivary gland sarcomas are rhabdomyosarcoma, malignant fibrous histiosarcoma, malignant schwannoma, fibrosarcoma
  • Diagnosis of exclusion (no primary lesion elsewhere)
Case reports
Treatment
  • Chemotherapy, radiotherapy
Gross images

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Case of the Week #268:

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Pink-tan soft tumor

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Low grade / fibromyxoid sarcoma
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Case of the Week #268:

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Tumor with osseous metaplasia

Primitive undifferentiated sarcoma