Solitary Fibrous Tumor Arising from the Mediastinal Pleura: Case Report

Mahmoud Abu Abeeleh, Moaath Alsmady, Raed Ennab, Suhail Saleh

Abstract


Introduction

Solitary fibrous tumor is a rare mesenchymal tumor affecting mainly the pleura, the visceral pleura is the most commonly affected. It is usually a benign tumor but may have an unpredictable behavior and a malignant potential, complete excision is the standard of treatment. We present a case of solitary fibrous tumor of the mediastinal pleura which is a very rare incidence. Also, we reviewed the literature related to the condition.

Keywords


SFT (Solitary Fibrous Tumor), CT (Computed Tomography Scan

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