Myxoid angiomatoid fibrous histiocytoma. report of an uncommon neoplasm with a literature review

Marwa Mohamed Abd El Aziz, Rania Gaber Aly, Samir S Amr


Angiomatoid fibrous histiocytoma (AFH) is a rare soft tissue tumor usually seen in the extremities of children and adolescents. Classically AFH presents as a painless cystic mass that shows blood filled spaces on cut section and bland histiocyte-like cells on microscopic examination. Predominance of myxoid stroma is a rare finding in AFH, usually seen with other classical features. We herein report a case of myxoid AFH with both unusual clinical presentation and uncommon histopathological features with a review of literature.


Myxoid, Angiomatoid fibrous histiocytoma.

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