Angiomatoid fibrous histiocytoma in a 25-year-old male
- Aaron Scott Mansfield
Mayo Clinic, United States. firstname.lastname@example.org
- Brenda Larson
Park Nicollet Frauenshuh Cancer Center, St. Louis Park, MN, .
- Scott L. Stafford
Mayo Clinic Department of Radiation Oncology, .
- Thomas C. Shives
Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN Department of Orthopedic Oncology, .
- Michael G. Haddock
Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN Department of Radiation Oncology, .
- David Dingli
Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN Department of Hematology, .
Angiomatoid fibrous histiocytoma (AFH) is a rare disease that is often misdiagnosed initially. Patients can present with a clinical picture concerning for other diseases, and pathologic review is not always revealing. Molecular diagnostics are increasingly being utilized to detect gene fusions characteristic for AFH. Surgery remains the mainstay of management, and can effectively control local recurrences and metastases. Herein we describe a case report of a 25-year-old gentleman whose presentation was concerning for lymphoma. Subsequently we review of the relevant literature.
Angiomatoid fibrous histiocytoma, soft tissue tumor