Acta Scientific Medical Sciences (ISSN: 2582-0931)

Case Report Volume 4 Issue 9

Acral Myxoinflammatory Fibroblastic Sarcoma of the Foot: A Case Report

Khaled Khelil1*, Saber Saadi1, Abderrazek Rafrafi1, Rami Ben Arab1, Talel Znagui1, Nadia Boujelben2, Mounira Khezami1 and Lotfi Nouisri1

1Department of Orthopedics, The Military Hospital of Instruction of Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia
2Department of Anatomopathology, Institute Salah Azaiez Tunis, Tunisia

*Corresponding Author: Khaled Khelil, Department of Orthopedics, The Military Hospital of Instruction of Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia.

Received: June 28, 2020; Published: August 26, 2020

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Abstract

Myxoinflammatory fibroblastic sarcoma is a rare low grade malignant soft tissue tumor, mainly affecting middle-aged persons, and located in the distal extremities. The absence of clinical and radiological signs specific to this tumor makes it confused with many benign lesions and leads to inappropriate treatment. Though it is classified as a low grade tumor, it is reported to have an important infiltrative character responsible for a considerable rate of local recurrence. The therapeutic management of this tumor remains a subject of debate, there are no formal standard treatment protocols. In this presentation, we aimed to report the case of a patient with myxoinflammatory fibroblastic sarcoma of the foot treated successfully by surgery with adjuvant radiotherapy.

Keywords: Acral Myxoinflammatory Fibroblastic Sarcoma (AMIFS); Radiotherapy; Foot

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Citation

Citation: Khaled Khelil., et al. “Acral Myxoinflammatory Fibroblastic Sarcoma of the Foot: A Case Report". Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 4.9 (2020): 97-101.




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