Haydar A. Nasser1*, Chalhoub D2, Mendes VM1, Gomez M1 and Bouazza F1
1Department of Surgical Oncology, Jules-Bordet Institute, Belgium
2Department of General and Digestive Surgery, Hotel Dieu de France, Lebanon
Solitary Fibrous Tumours (SFTs) are rare entities that are most commonly seen in the pleura. However, SFTs could affect different organs and tissues. Pelvic SFTs are rarely reported in the literature and para-rectal ones are even rarer. We present here a case of a 43 –year-old lady with continuous nonspecific pelvic pain and fullness. Para clinical investigations were consistent with a well-demarcated mass in the perirectal region. Despite some radiologic features that were consistent with a GIST, however the diagnosis was unsure. After successful laparoscopic resection, histopathology was consistent with SFT.
Spindle cell tumors; Solitary fibrous tumours
Nasser HA, Chalhoub D, Mendes VM, Gomez M, Bouazza F. Solitary Fibrous Tumour of the Mesorectum: About a Case with Review of the Literature. Ann Clin Case Rep. 2016; 1: 1017.