Sarcoma of thigh

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Left distal - medial thigh - lump - 3 mths.

Patient Data

Age: 60 yrs
Gender: Female



 Well-defined ovoid lesion is seen in region of interest.

 Size       - 7 x 7 x 5 mm

Location - Fascia covers lesion.

                 Sartorius muscle is displaced by lesion. Muscle is possibly involved

                 Lesion is seperate and away from bone .

                 Lesion is seperate and away from superficial femoral vessels.

 Morphology - Well-defined lesion.

             - Predominently Solid

             - A tiny central calcification - 2 - 3 mm

             - Tiny cystic spaces are noted in centre.


Dopplar     - Arterial as well as venous flow noted.

                 - Flow in peripheral areas and central solid areas.     

Case Discussion

Histopathology - Myosarcoma

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Case information

rID: 19469
Case created: 13th Sep 2012
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
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