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Vulvar Myxoid Liposarcoma, an Extremely Rare Diagnosis

A Case Report and Review of Literature

Redroban, Ligia, M.D.; Montalvo, Nelson, M.D.

International Journal of Gynecological Pathology: January 2019 - Volume 38 - Issue 1 - p 17–20
doi: 10.1097/PGP.0000000000000460
PATHOLOGY OF THE LOWER GENITAL TRACT: CASE REPORTS
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Malignant lipomatous tumors of the vulva are extremely rare. We report the case of a 53-year-old patient with a nodule on her right labium majus whose histological and immunohistochemical profile (S100 and p16) confirmed a diagnosis of vulvar myxoid liposarcoma.

Hospital Metropolitano, Quito, Ecuador

L.R. performed the histologic examination, diagnosis of vulvar myxoid liposarcoma, and was the main contributor to the preparation of the manuscript. L.R. and N.M. conducted a thorough literature review and differential diagnosis.

The authors declare no conflict of interest.

Address correspondence and reprint requests to Ligia Redroban, MD, Hospital Metropolitano, Quito, Ecuador 1721-1195. E-mail: ligiredroban@gmail.com.

©2019International Society of Gynecological Pathologists