Journal of Family and Community Medicine

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2008  |  Volume : 15  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 123--125

Primary synovial sarcoma of the abdominal wall: A case report and review of the literature


Alsaif H Saif 
 Department of Radiology, King Fahd Hospital of the University, College of Medicine, King Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arabia

Correspondence Address:
Alsaif H Saif
P.O. Box 79854, Al-Khobar 31952
Saudi Arabia

Synovial sarcoma is a malignant mesenchymal neoplasm which commonly occurs in the extremities of adults, in close association with joint capsules, tendon sheaths, bursae and fascial structures. Only a few cases of synovial sarcoma occurring in the abdominal wall have been reported. A case of a primary synovial sarcoma arising from the anterior abdominal wall fascial aponeurosis is presented.


How to cite this article:
Saif AH. Primary synovial sarcoma of the abdominal wall: A case report and review of the literature.J Fam Community Med 2008;15:123-125


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Saif AH. Primary synovial sarcoma of the abdominal wall: A case report and review of the literature. J Fam Community Med [serial online] 2008 [cited 2020 Aug 7 ];15:123-125
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