Aneurysmal Variant of Fibrous Histiocytoma- A Rare Entity Known for Recurrence ED08-ED09
Dr. Aniya Antony,
Department of Pathology Pondicherry Institute of medical sciences, Ganapathichettikulam,
Kalapet, Puducherry-605014, India.
Aneurysmal Fibrous Histiocytoma (AFH) is a distinct and a rare clinicopathological variant of Cutaneous Fibrous Histiocytoma (CFH). It differs from the usual benign fibrous histiocytoma clinically and morphologically with high rate of recurrence. Here, we report a case of AFH with history of recurrence which presented as a polypoid swelling and showed vascular spaces with no endothelial lining which was proved negative by CD34 immunostaining. The spaces were bordered by tumour cells.