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Soft Tissue Tumours

INCIDENCE     [Back To Top] 

Benign soft tissue tumours common

Malignant soft tissue tumours rare

Pathological Classification:

  1. Benign

  2. Malignant

  3. Reactive tumour like lesions

Tissue of origin

Benign

Malignant

Reactive tumour like l esions

Fibrous

Fibroma

Nodular fasciitis

Proliferative fasciitis

Fibrosarcoma

Postradiation fibrosarcoma

Palmar and plantar superficial fibromatoses

Deep extraabdominal fibromatoses

Fibrohistiocytic

Fibrous histiocytoma

Atypical fibroxanthoma

Malignant fibrous histiocytoma

Intermediate- dermatofibrosarcomaprotruberans

Fat

Lipoma (cutaneous deep or multiple)

Angiolipoma

Spindle cell /pleomorphic lipoma

Lipoblastoma

Intra and intermuscular lipoma

Hibernoma

Liposarcoma

Striated muscle

Rhabdomyoma

rhabdomyosarcoma

Smooth Muscle

Leiomyoma

Angiomyoma

Leiomyosarcoma

Blood vessels

Haemangioma

Glomus tumour

Haemangiosarcoma

Malignant haemangiopericytoma

Intermediate- haemangioendothelioma

Lymph vessels

Lymphangioma

Lymphangiosarcoma

Synovial tissue

Giant cell tumour of tendon sheath

Synovial sarcoma

Malignant giant cell tumour of tendon sheath

PVNS

Ganglia

Synovial osteochondromatosis

Peripheral nerves

Traumatic neuroma

Mortons neuroma

Neurilemmoma (benign schwannoma)

Neurofibroma

Neurofibromatosis

Malignant schwannoma

Peripheral tumours of primitiveneuroectodermal tissue

Extraosseous Bone and cartilage

Myositis ossificans

Fibrodysplasia

Panniculitis ossificans

Extraskeletal chondroma

Extraskeletal osteoma

Extraskeletal chondrosarcoma

Extraskeletal osteosarcoma



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