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Primary (Poorly Differentiated) Sclerosing Liposarcoma of Temporal Region. An Uncommon Tumor in a Rare Site: A Case Report

Anuradha CK Rao, Vidya Monappa, Sandeep Kumar.

Abstract
Liposarcoma (LS) in the head and neck region is a rare tumor. The sclerosing variant of LS is a subtype of well-differentiated LS characterized by areas of conventional LS admixed with hypocellular areas of stromal sclerosis that show atypical lipomatous cells. The (poorly differentiated) sclerosing LS, on the other hand, is more cellular with atypical, pleomorphic and often bizarre giant tumor cells admixed with atypical lipoblasts. We report a case of poorly differentiated sclerosing LS of temporal region in a 49-year-old man. Radiologically, the tumor was dumbbell shaped with intra and extra cranial extension. In this case, we discuss the clinico-radiological and pathological findings of an unusual tumor in a rare location.

Key words: Liposarcoma, temporal region, S100


 
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Rao AC, Monappa V, Kumar S. Primary (Poorly Differentiated) Sclerosing Liposarcoma of Temporal Region. An Uncommon Tumor in a Rare Site: A Case Report. J Interdiscipl Histopathol. 2015; 3(1): 33-35. doi:10.5455/jihp.20141217072254


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Rao AC, Monappa V, Kumar S. Primary (Poorly Differentiated) Sclerosing Liposarcoma of Temporal Region. An Uncommon Tumor in a Rare Site: A Case Report. J Interdiscipl Histopathol. 2015; 3(1): 33-35. doi:10.5455/jihp.20141217072254



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Rao AC, Monappa V, Kumar S. Primary (Poorly Differentiated) Sclerosing Liposarcoma of Temporal Region. An Uncommon Tumor in a Rare Site: A Case Report. J Interdiscipl Histopathol. (2015), [cited January 23, 2018]; 3(1): 33-35. doi:10.5455/jihp.20141217072254



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Rao, A. C., Monappa, V. & Kumar, S. (2015) Primary (Poorly Differentiated) Sclerosing Liposarcoma of Temporal Region. An Uncommon Tumor in a Rare Site: A Case Report. J Interdiscipl Histopathol, 3 (1), 33-35. doi:10.5455/jihp.20141217072254



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Rao, Anuradha CK, Vidya Monappa, and Sandeep Kumar. 2015. Primary (Poorly Differentiated) Sclerosing Liposarcoma of Temporal Region. An Uncommon Tumor in a Rare Site: A Case Report. Journal of Interdisciplinary Histopathology, 3 (1), 33-35. doi:10.5455/jihp.20141217072254



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Rao, Anuradha CK, Vidya Monappa, and Sandeep Kumar. "Primary (Poorly Differentiated) Sclerosing Liposarcoma of Temporal Region. An Uncommon Tumor in a Rare Site: A Case Report." Journal of Interdisciplinary Histopathology 3 (2015), 33-35. doi:10.5455/jihp.20141217072254



MLA (The Modern Language Association) Style

Rao, Anuradha CK, Vidya Monappa, and Sandeep Kumar. "Primary (Poorly Differentiated) Sclerosing Liposarcoma of Temporal Region. An Uncommon Tumor in a Rare Site: A Case Report." Journal of Interdisciplinary Histopathology 3.1 (2015), 33-35. Print. doi:10.5455/jihp.20141217072254



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Rao, A. C., Monappa, V. & Kumar, S. (2015) Primary (Poorly Differentiated) Sclerosing Liposarcoma of Temporal Region. An Uncommon Tumor in a Rare Site: A Case Report. Journal of Interdisciplinary Histopathology, 3 (1), 33-35. doi:10.5455/jihp.20141217072254





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