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CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 17  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 1120-1123

Sarcomatous transformation (Leiomyosarcoma) in polyostotic fibrous dysplagia


1 Department of Endocrinology, Army Hospital (Research and Referral), Delhi, India
2 Department of Pathology, Army Hospital (Research and Referral), Delhi, India

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M K Garg
Department of Endocrinology, Army Hospital (Research and Referral), Delhi Cantt 10
India
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DOI: 10.4103/2230-8210.122645

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Malignant changes in polyostotic fibrous dysplasia are very rare. Most common malignancies reported are osteosarcoma and fibrosarcoma, chondrosarcoma and malignant fibrous histiocytoma. Here, we report a previously diagnosed case of fibrous dysplasia who has developed leiomyosarcoma; diagnosis of which was delayed for about one year despite repeated fine needle aspiration and open biopsy.


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