Stomach
Stromal / other tumors
Undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma

Author: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 9 November 2018, last major update July 2012

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Weisenberg, E. Undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stomachMFH.html. Accessed November 21st, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Rare tumor, usually with high grade pleomorphic storiform pattern, that may resemble other high grade sarcomas (Arch Pathol Lab Med 1988;112:251)
  • Diagnosis of exclusion
  • Usually males
  • Previously called malignant fibrous histiocytoma