Ann Transl Med 2021 Jul;9(13):1093
Department of Thoracic Surgery, National Cancer Center/National Clinical Research Center for Cancer/Cancer Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China.
Solitary fibrous tumors (SFTs) are rare tumors that stem from mesenchymal cells of submesothelial tissues belonging to the pleura. They can occur in many places such as the spinal canal, intracranial, neck, kidney, liver, pelvis, limbs and other places, most commonly in the chest and abdomen. Pleural SFTs are one of the most common types, and are common in middle-aged people. Read More