Clin Surg | Volume 1, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Primary Adrenal Dedifferentiated Leiomyosarcoma: A Low Grade Leiomyosarcoma with a High-Grade Undifferentiated Component: Case Report

Anatoliy Rudin1, Jorge Torres-Mora2, Neena Natt3 and Melanie L. Richards1*

1Division of Breast, Endocrine, Metabolic and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, USA
2Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, USA
3Division of Endocrinology, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, USA

*Correspondance to: Melanie L. Richards 

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Abstract

Primary adrenal leiomyosarcomas are very rare tumors that have been reported in approximately 30 cases in literature. This is a case report of a 72 year old man who was diagnosed with a 5.1 cm left adrenal mass. Patient underwent surgical resection and diagnosed with a primary adrenal leiomyosarcoma with two distinct histologic components. Patient did not have any adjuvant treatment and no evidence of recurrence 3 months postoperatively.

Keywords:

Adrenal gland; Adrenal tumor; Dedifferentiated; Leiomyosarcoma; Immunohistochemistry

Citation:

Rudin A, Torres-Mora J, Natt N, Richards ML. Primary Adrenal Dedifferentiated Leiomyosarcoma: A Low Grade Leiomyosarcoma with a High-Grade Undifferentiated Component: Case Report. Clin Surg. 2016; 1: 1193.

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