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The Natural History of Parapharyngeal Solitary Fibrous Tumor/Hemangiopericytoma: A Case Report.

Ear Nose Throat J 2021 Feb 2:145561321991338. Epub 2021 Feb 2.

Department of Radiation Oncology, The First Affiliated Hospital Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, People's Republic of China.

Solitary fibrous tumor/hemangiopericytoma (SFT/HPC) is extremely rare, and most of them are immediately treated for radical resection. However, the information concerning its natural history remains unclear. In this report, we presented a patient with parapharyngeal SFT/HPC, who was not immediately treated with surgical resection at first diagnosis. Read More

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February 2021

Malignant solitary fibrous tumor of the greater omentum: A case report and review of literature.

World J Clin Cases 2021 Jan;9(2):445-456

Department of Spine Surgery, The First Hospital of Jilin University, Changchun 130021, Jilin Province, China.

Background: Malignant solitary fibrous tumors (SFTs) account for 15%-20% of all SFTs, and malignant SFTs arising from the greater omentum are extremely rare. Most malignant SFTs of the greater omentum are diagnosed pathological examinations after surgery. In this study, we report a case of malignant omental SFT and review the published literature on this rare malignancy. Read More

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January 2021

Aggressive Behavior Predictors in Solitary Fibrous Tumor: Demographic, Clinical, and Histopathologic Characteristics of 81 Cases.

Ann Surg Oncol 2021 Jan 29. Epub 2021 Jan 29.

Division of Orthopedic Surgery, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Background: Solitary fibrous tumor (SFT) is a rare mesenchymal tumor with an intermediate tendency to metastasize. Meningeal hemangiopericytoma (HPC), arising in the meningeal membranes, also is considered an SFT. Although SFT is assumed to show an unpredictable behavior, the authors defined some factors associated with its aggressive behavior. Read More

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January 2021

Central nervous system solitary fibrous tumour/hemangiopericytoma presenting as nausea, vomiting and hepatic dysfunction after the first trimester of pregnancy: A case report.

Case Rep Womens Health 2021 Jan 12;29:e00285. Epub 2021 Jan 12.

Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, the First Affiliated Hospital of Xinxiang Medical University, Henan, China.

Background: Solitary fibrous tumour/haemangiopericytoma (SFT-HPC) is a rare fibroblastic mesenchymal neoplasm that develops as a result of the uncontrolled proliferation of mesenchymal fibroblasts and occurs rarely during pregnancy.

Case Presentation: A 26-year-old woman (GP) with an intrauterine pregnancy at 34weeks presented at a university hospital with a history of nausea and vomiting since 20 weeks. Other symptoms included slight headache and 5-kg weight loss. Read More

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January 2021

Glomangiopericytoma: A rare tumour of sinonasal cavity.

J Pak Med Assoc 2020 Dec;70(12(B)):2469-2471

Department of Surgery, Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan.

The history of glomangiopericytoma began in 1924 when it was initially diagnosed by Stout and Murray. It is a rare tumour of the respiratory mucosa, with a prevalence of less than 0.5% among all sinonasal tumours. Read More

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December 2020

Dural-based lesions: is it a meningioma?

Neuroradiology 2021 Jan 18. Epub 2021 Jan 18.

Division of Neurological Surgery, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Rua Dr Eneas de Carvalho Aguiar, 255, São Paulo, Brazil.

Purpose: Meningiomas are the most common extra-axial intracranial neoplasms with typical radiological findings. In approximately 2% of cases, histopathological reports reveal different neoplasms or non-neoplastic lesions that can closely mimic meningiomas. We describe radiological features of meningioma mimics highlighting imaging red flags to consider a differential diagnosis. Read More

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January 2021

Nasal hemangiopericytoma presenting with oncogenic osteomalasia: A case report and literature review.

Curr Probl Cancer 2021 Jun 8;45(3):100704. Epub 2021 Jan 8.

Trakya University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Medical Oncology, Edirne, Turkey.

Sinonasal type hemangiopericytoma is a rare soft tissue tumor. Oncogenic osteomalacia (tumor-induced osteomalacia) is a rare syndrome that develops especially due to benign mesenchymal tumors. Nonspecific general bone pain and weakness delay the diagnosis and treatment of oncogenic osteomalacia, and it is difficult to determine the localization of the primary tumor causing oncogenic osteomalacia. Read More

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Sinonasal FUS-ERG-Rearranged Ewing's Sarcoma Mimicking Glomangiopericytoma.

Case Rep Oncol 2020 Sep-Dec;13(3):1393-1396. Epub 2020 Nov 30.

Department of Medicine (Oncology), Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA.

Ewing's sarcoma is a rare and aggressive tumor that typically arises in the long bones of the extremities. It belongs in the family of small round blue cell tumors and is characterized immunohistochemically by diffuse CD99 expression and molecularly by one of several oncogenic translocations, most commonly t(11;22)(q24;q12) between the gene and the gene. Here we present a rare case of Ewing's sarcoma in the sinonasal tract with gene arrangement that was regarded for almost a decade as a sinonasal-type hemangiopericytoma (glomangiopericytoma). Read More

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November 2020

Metastatic small cell carcinoma of the lung with prominent spindle cell morphology and hemangiopericytoma-like vascular pattern: A sarcoma mimicker.

SAGE Open Med Case Rep 2020 18;8:2050313X20981177. Epub 2020 Dec 18.

Department of Pathology, Al Hussein Salt Hospital, Ministry of Health, Al-Salt, Jordan.

Small cell carcinoma is a malignant neuroendocrine tumor with aggressive clinical behavior. Histologically, the tumor is characterized by the proliferation of small, round, blue cells. Here, we present the case of a 50-year-old man with a 1-month history of enlarging chest wall mass. Read More

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December 2020

Co-expression of CD34 and h-caldesmon in a benign meningioma-like dermal neoplasm, a case report.

Haitham Kussaibi

Dermatol Reports 2020 Dec 22;12(3):8994. Epub 2020 Dec 22.

Pathology Department, Imam Abdulrahman bin Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arabia.

Meningioma-like dermal tumor with diffuse coexpression of CD34 and hcaldesmon is rarely reported. Herein, we report a case of a 58-years-old woman who complained of a solitary dome-shaped papule on the left hand. An ellipse of skin measuring 1 x 0. Read More

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December 2020

Clinical applications of the endoscopic transorbital approach for various lesions.

Acta Neurochir (Wien) 2021 Jan 4. Epub 2021 Jan 4.

Department of Neurosurgery, Brain Tumor Center, Gangnam Severance Hospital, Yonsei University, College of Medicine, 211 Eonju-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, 06273, Republic of Korea.

Background: The endoscopic transorbital approach (ETOA) was recently added to the neurosurgical armamentarium. Although this approach could result in less injury to normal brain tissue, shorter operation times, and smaller scars, its clinical applications have not been fully investigated. We, therefore, sought to share our unique experiences of exploring the application of this approach in various diseases. Read More

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January 2021

Solitary fibrous tumor of the orbital region: report of a case with emphasis on the diagnostic utility of STAT-6.

Pathologica 2020 Dec;112(4):195-199

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences and Advanced Technologies, G.F. Ingrassia, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria "Policlinico Vittorio Emanuele", Anatomic Pathology, School of Medicine, University of Catania, Italy.

Solitary fibrous tumor (SFT) is a relatively rare soft tissue neoplasm originally described in the pleura. Since its first description, several cases arising in extra-pleural superficial and deep soft tissues have been reported in the literature. SFT arising in the head and neck region is quite rare, representing about the 6% of all SFTs, and the sinonasal tract is the most common involved region, followed by the orbit, the oral cavity and the salivary glands. Read More

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December 2020

Case Report: A Review of the Literature on Spinal Intradural Hemangiopericytoma With Spinal Cord Infiltration and a Case Report.

Front Surg 2020 16;7:600563. Epub 2020 Dec 16.

Department of Neurosurgery, First Hospital of Jilin University, Jilin, China.

Primary spinal intradural hemangiopericytoma (HPC) with spinal cord infiltration is rare. The purposes of this study were to investigate the clinical features of intradural HPC with spinal cord infiltration and to explore the related factors affecting tumor recurrence. We report a case of intramedullary HPC with intramedullary infiltration of the thoracic spine. Read More

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December 2020

Intracranial solitary fibrous tumor/hemangiopericytoma - A case series.

Surg Neurol Int 2020 4;11:414. Epub 2020 Dec 4.

Division of Neurosurgery, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital, Zuoying, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Background: Intracranial solitary fibrous tumor/hemangiopericytoma (HPC) is a rare and aggressive tumor. We conducted this retrospective study to investigate the outcome of patients after treatment, the efficacy of postoperative adjuvant radiotherapy, and the factors not conducive to total resection.

Methods: We conducted a retrospective review of the medical records of patients harboring fresh intracranial solitary fibrous tumor/HPC treated from January 2009 to December 2019 in our hospital. Read More

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December 2020

Hypervascular Pelvic Hemangiopericytoma Successfully Excised Without Embolization.

Indian J Surg Oncol 2020 Sep 28;11(Suppl 2):250-252. Epub 2020 Jul 28.

Department of Histopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India.

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September 2020

Application of pelvic-style docking in robotic surgery for lower-middle mediastinal tumors.

Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 2021 Jun 26;29(5):440-442. Epub 2020 Dec 26.

Department of Thoracic Surgery, School of Medicine, Tokyo Women's Medical University, Tokyo, Japan.

For robotic surgery, in a field of view looking upwards, the target lesion to be operated on should lie between the camera port and the robot. The ports are placed at the bottom of the chest wall. If the tumor is located below the inferior pulmonary vein, it is necessary to devise alternative port placement and robot docking methods. Read More

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Differential Diagnosis of Solitary Fibrous Tumor/Hemangiopericytoma and Angiomatous Meningioma Using Three-Dimensional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Texture Feature Model.

Biomed Res Int 2020 1;2020:5042356. Epub 2020 Dec 1.

GE Healthcare, MR Research China, Beijing, China.

Background: Intracranial solitary fibrous tumor(SFT)/hemangiopericytoma (HPC) is an aggressive malignant tumor originating from the intracranial vasculature. Angiomatous meningioma (AM) is a benign tumor with a good prognosis. The imaging manifestations of the two are very similar. Read More

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An audit of brain tumor patients treated in 5 years at a single institute: Our regional cancer center experience.

J Cancer Res Ther 2020 Oct-Dec;16(6):1466-1469

Department of Radiotherapy, Gujarat Cancer and Research Institute, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

Introduction: Brain tumors constitute a small presentation of all cancers (1.4%) and cancer related deaths (2.5%). Read More

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December 2020

Glomangiopericytoma of the sphenoethmoid complex.

BMJ Case Rep 2020 Dec 13;13(12). Epub 2020 Dec 13.

Pathology, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York, USA.

Sinonasal glomangiopericytoma is a rare sinonasal tumour accounting for less than. 5% of all sinonasal tumours. This tumour often presents as another, more common type of vascular lesion and is similarly prone to haemorrhage. Read More

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December 2020

Solitary fibrous tumor/hemangiopericytoma treated with temozolomide plus bevacizumab: a report of four cases and literature review.

Nagoya J Med Sci 2020 Nov;82(4):631-644

Department of Clinical Oncology and Chemotherapy, Nagoya University Hospital, Nagoya, Japan.

Solitary fibrous tumor/hemangiopericytoma (SFT/HPC) is a rare tumor derived from mesenchymal tissue. Although standard chemotherapy for SHT/HPC has not been established, temozolomide plus bevacizumab (TMZ+Bev) therapy for SFT/HPC has been reported. The effectiveness and safety of TMZ+Bev (temozolomide 150 mg/m orally on days 1-7 and days 15-21 and bevacizumab 5 mg/kg intravenously on day 8 and day 22 on a 28-day cycle), which was administered from December 2013 until April 2019 to four patients with SFT/HPC, were retrospectively analyzed. Read More

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November 2020

[Clinicopathological and molecular features of biphenotypic sinonasal sarcoma].

Zhonghua Bing Li Xue Za Zhi 2020 Dec;49(12):1261-1266

Department of Pathology, Nanjing Jinling Hospital, Nanjing University School of Medicine, Nanjing 210002, China.

To study the clinicopathologic features, immunophenotype, molecular genetics and differential diagnosis of biphenotypic sinonasal sarcoma (BSNS), and to evaluate the role of PAX3 and PAX8 immunohistochemical (IHC) antibodies in the diagnosis of BSNS. Nasal sinus spindle cell tumors surgically treated at the Jinling Hospital from 2000 to 2019 were collected, including three cases of BSNS, 10 cases of acinar rhabdomyosarcoma, eight cases of schwannoma, five cases of hemangiopericytoma, three cases of fibrosarcoma, and one case of triton tumor. The cases were evaluated by histology, IHC by EnVision for PAX3 and PAX 8 (including PAX8 murine monoclonal antibody, clone number OTI6H8, hereinafter referred to as PAX8-OTI6H8 antibody; PAX8 rabbit monoclonal antibody, clone number EP298, hereinafter referred to as PAX8-EP298 antibody) molecular genetic tests. Read More

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December 2020

[Immunohistochemical analysis for the diagnosis of solitary fibrous tumor/ hemangiopericytoma].

Medicina (B Aires) 2020 ;80(6):729-733

Departamento de Neurología, Centro Universitario de Neurooncología, Instituto de Oncología ángel H. Roffo, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina.

The solitary fibrous tumor/ hemangiopericytoma (TFS/HP) is a rare mesenchymal extraaxial tumour. TFS/HP can sometimes be difficult to distinguish from other extra-axial tumors like meningioma, which can be clinically and radiologically indistinguishable. Molecular analysis with STAT6 (signal transducer and activator of transcription 6) nuclear expression or NAB2-STAT6 (NGFI-A binding protein 2) fusion is recommended to confirm the diagnosis. Read More

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December 2020

Myopericytoma arising from myopericytosis-a hitherto unrecognized entity within the lung.

Virchows Arch 2021 May 26;478(5):841-849. Epub 2020 Nov 26.

Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Graz, Neue Stiftingtalstrasse 6, 8036, Graz, Austria.

Two cases of myopericytosis combined with pericytoma originating within the lung are reported. These are rare pulmonary tumors. The differential diagnosis for hemangiopericytoma and pericytic tumors with glomus elements is discussed. Read More

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Hemangiopericytoma: Incidence, Treatment, and Prognosis Analysis Based on SEER Database.

Biomed Res Int 2020 2;2020:2468320. Epub 2020 Nov 2.

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, Wuhan, China.

Background: Hemangiopericytomas are rare tumors derived from pericytes surrounding the blood vessels. The clinicopathological characteristics and prognosis of hemangiopericytoma patients remain mostly unknown. In this retrospective cohort study, we assessed the clinicopathological characteristics of hemangiopericytoma patients, as well as the clinical usefulness of different treatment modalities. Read More

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Grade III Solitary Fibrous Tumor/Hemangiopericytoma: A Rare Case of a World Health Organization Grade III Anaplastic Hemangiopericytoma.

Cureus 2020 Oct 13;12(10):e10926. Epub 2020 Oct 13.

Radiology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, USA.

Solitary fibrous tumors (SFTs) and hemangiopericytomas (HPCs) have been combined into a single designation in the most recent World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines as solitary fibrous tumor/hemangiopericytoma (SFT/HPC). These rare intracranial tumors can present as WHO grade I, II, or III tumors, with the risk of recurrence, metastasis, and mortality worsening with higher-grade tumors. We present a case of a patient with a WHO grade III SFT/HPC with an emphasis on the imaging features that help differentiate this type of tumor from meningiomas, which are much more common and can appear similar. Read More

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October 2020

Intracranial hemangiopericytoma showing excellent uptake on arterial injection of [Ga]DOTATATE.

Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2021 05 14;48(5):1673-1674. Epub 2020 Nov 14.

Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, Erasmus MC, Dr. Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

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[What's new in the management of meningeal solitary fibrous tumor/hemangiopericytoma?]

Bull Cancer 2020 Dec 5;107(12):1260-1273. Epub 2020 Nov 5.

Université de Lille, centre Oscar-Lambret, département d'oncologie médicale, Lille, France.

Meningeal fibrous solitary tumors/hemangiopericytoma are rare and aggressive mesenchymal neoplasms considered as sarcomas. They represent less than 1% of intracranial tumors and derive from the pericytes of Zimmerman which permit capillary contraction. They tend to occur more often in males in the fifth decade. Read More

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December 2020

A Rare Case of a Primary Spinal Solitary Fibrous Tumor/Hemangiopericytoma in a 9-Month-Old Patient.

Am J Case Rep 2020 Nov 7;21:e923176. Epub 2020 Nov 7.

Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

BACKGROUND Solitary fibrous tumors (SFTs)/hemangiopericytomas (HPCs) are mesenchymal tumors commonly found in middle-aged patients, usually localized to thoracic pleurae. Spinal tumor involvement is rarely seen, and its imaging findings are largely inconsistent because of the rarity of these cases. We present a case report of a 9-month-old girl with a rare intraspinal tumor with histologic evidence of SFT/HPC, but no STAT6 nuclear immunoreactivity. Read More

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November 2020

Intracranial Primary Malignant Solitary Fibrous Tumor/Hemangiopericytoma Masquerading as Meningioma: Report of a Rare Case.

Int J Gen Med 2020 29;13:963-967. Epub 2020 Oct 29.

Departments of Neurosurgery, The First Affiliated Hospital of Bengbu Medical College, Bengbu 233000, People's Republic of China.

Background: Intracranial solitary fibrous tumors/hemangiopericytomas (SFTs/HPCs) are rare spindle cell tumors originating from interstitial tissue that are usually benign. Primary malignant intracranial SFTs/HPCs are extremely rare. Here we describe a case of malignant intracranial SFT/HPC. Read More

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October 2020

Intracranial, Extradural, Hemangiopericytoma in a Neonate.

Asian J Neurosurg 2020 Jul-Sep;15(3):686-690. Epub 2020 Aug 28.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India.

Intracranial infantile hemangiopericytoma (HPC) is a rare, sparsely documented neoplasm with a relatively favorable prognosis than its adult counterpart. We describe a neonatal extradural, intracranial, infantile HPC managed with near-total excision. Read More

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