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Solitary Fibrous Tumor of the Great Omentum: A Case Report and Literature Review

Author(s):

Huikang Yin, Daixi Ye, Yechen Zhu and Chengjun Geng*  

Abstract:


Background: We report a case of a 23-year-old man with a solitary fibrous tumor of the great omentum who presented clinically as a case of dull abdominal pain.

Case Presentation: Solitary fibrous tumor normally occurs in the visceral pleura. Extrathoracic solitary fibrous tumor is rare, especially those from the great omentum, with approximately 31 cases reported in the literature.

Conclusion: After reviewing and summarizing the imaging findings of 31 cases of solitary fibrous tumor of the greater omentum, we considered that the characteristic findings can provide a reliable basis for preoperative diagnosis.

Keywords:

Solitary fibrous tumor, great omentum, imaging, case report, MRI

Affiliation:

From the Department of Radiology, 904th Hospital of Joint Logistic Support Force of PLA, Wuxi Medical College of Anhui Medical University, Wuxi, Jiangsu, 214044, From the Department of Radiology, 904th Hospital of Joint Logistic Support Force of PLA, Wuxi Medical College of Anhui Medical University, Wuxi, Jiangsu, 214044, From the Department of Radiology, 904th Hospital of Joint Logistic Support Force of PLA, Wuxi Medical College of Anhui Medical University, Wuxi, Jiangsu, 214044, From the Department of Radiology, 904th Hospital of Joint Logistic Support Force of PLA, Wuxi Medical College of Anhui Medical University, Wuxi, Jiangsu, 214044



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