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E–CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 58  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 244

Alveolar soft part sarcoma: A rare diagnosis


1 Department of Dermatology, Leprology and Venereology, College of Medicine and Sagore Dutta Hospital, Kamarhati, Kolkata, India
2 I. P. G. M. E and R, Kolkata, India

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Priyanka Sarkar
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Venereology, College of Medicine and Sagore Dutta Hospital, Kamarhati, Kolkata 58, West Bengal
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DOI: 10.4103/0019-5154.110873

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Alveolar soft-part sarcoma (ASPS) is an extremely rare disease arising from connective tissues with a propensity for recurrence and metastasis. Clinically, it can be confused with hemangioma or arterio-venous malformations. Thus, a high index of suspicion and histopathological examination are required to make a definitive diagnosis. We report a case of recurrent ASPS in a young female with multiple sites involvement without any features of metastasis who has been treated with excision of the symptomatic lesions followed by chemotherapy.


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