DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20214431

Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma of liver: a rare case report

Nupur Rastogi, Sunidhi Rohatgi

Abstract


Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma (FDCS) most commonly involves lymph nodes but also affects extranodal sites like liver, spleen, pancreas less commonly. It is a low to intermediate grade malignancy. Unusual presentation, morphology or immunophenotyping makes the diagnosis of FDCS very challenging. Immunohistochemistry plays a major role in confirming the diagnosis of FDCS. A 40 year male presented with dull abdominal pain. Ultrasonography revealed two hypoechoiec lesions in liver. Cytomorphology, later histological and immunohistochemistry (IHC) diagnosis of FDCS was established. Patient was put on chemotherapy.


Keywords


Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma, Liver, Extranodal site

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