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Indian Journal of Pathology and Oncology


GIANT CELL FIBROBLASTOMA - A RARE SOFT TISSUE TUMOR IN AN ELDERLY FEMALE


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Author Details: Amita K, Vijay Shankar S, Sarvesh, Abhishek M G

Volume : 2

Issue : 2

Online ISSN : 2394-6792

Print ISSN : 2394-6784

Article First Page : 105

Article End Page : 108



Abstract

Giant cell fibroblastoma (GCF) is a rare soft tissue tumor of intermediate group occurring most commonly in children. Unusually it has been known to occur in adults and very rarely to involve patients older than 60 years of age. We report a rare case of giant cell fibroblastoma in a 72 year old female patient Pathologist need to be aware of the occurrence of this rare entity in advanced age and its morphology in order not to mistake it for a high grade sarcoma.


Keywords: Giant cell, fibroblastoma, sarcoma