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Soft Tissue Tumors


Architectural patterns

Reviewer: Komal Arora, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 17 July 2012, last major update July 2012
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Alveolar: alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma, alveolar soft parts sarcoma
Fascicular: fibromatosis, fibrosarcoma, neural tumors (benign or malignant), smooth muscle tumors, synovial sarcoma
Glandular: adenocarcinoma, biphasic synovial sarcoma, glandular MPNST
Lobular: clear cell sarcoma, epithelioid sarcoma, extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma
Palisading: palisading intranodal myofibroblastoma, Schwann cells (neural tumors), smooth muscle tumors, spindle cell lipoma, synovial sarcoma
Pericytic vascular: mesenchymal chondrosarcoma, MFH, myopericytoma, solitary fibrous tumor/hemangiopericytoma, synovial sarcoma
Plexiform: nerve sheath tumors (neurofibroma, schwannoma), plexiform fibrous histiocytoma
Plexiform vascular: low grade fibromyxoid sarcoma, myxofibrosarcoma, myxoid liposarcoma, nodular fasciitis
Storiform: dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP), fibrohistiocytic tumors, dedifferentiated liposarcoma, low grade fibromyxoid sarcoma, MFH, perineurioma

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