Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma of liver: a rare case report

Authors

  • Nupur Rastogi Private Diagnostic Centre, Kota, India
  • Sunidhi Rohatgi 2nd year MBBS student, Kota, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20214431

Keywords:

Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma, Liver, Extranodal site

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.

Author Biography

Nupur Rastogi, Private Diagnostic Centre, Kota, India

Pathology

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Published

2021-10-28

How to Cite

Rastogi, N., & Rohatgi, S. (2021). Follicular dendritic cell sarcoma of liver: a rare case report. International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, 9(11), 3464–3467. https://doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20214431

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