ePlasty: Vol. 18
CASE REPORT
Extrapleural Superficial Solitary Fibrous Tumor on the Posterior Shoulder: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
Sean J. Wallace, MD,a Robert Teixeira, MD,a Nathan F. Miller, MD,a Mamtha Raj, MD,a Hina Sheikh, MD,b and Rohit Sharma, MDc

aDivision of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, Pa; bDivision of Dermatopathology, Department of Pathology, Health Network Laboratories, Allentown, Pa; and cLehigh Valley Physicians Group–Surgical Oncology, Allentown, Pa


Correspondence: seanjwallace@gmail.com
Keywords: solitary fibrous tumor, superficial solitary fibrous tumor, extrapleural solitary fibrous tumor, CD34, STAT6

Objective: Mesenchymal in origin, solitary fibrous tumors are primarily seen within the pleura of the lung or in serosal-lined body cavities. Constituting 1% to 2% of all soft-tissue tumors, solitary fibrous tumors are rare entities, especially when found in extrapleural and in superficial locations. A review of PubMed MEDLINE literature for superficial solitary fibrous tumors revealed 71 reports in case reports and s .......