There are many types of soft tissue sarcomas. Some are more aggressive than others. Examples of soft tissue sarcomas include:

  • Alveolar soft part sarcoma
  • Angiosarcoma
  • Clear cell sarcoma of soft tissue
  • Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
  • Desmoplastic small round cell tumor
  • Epithelioid fibrosarcoma
  • Epithelioid hemangioendothelioma
  • Epithelioid sarcoma
  • Extrarenal rhabdoid tumor
  • Fibrosarcoma
  • Gastrointestinal stromal tumor
  • Hemangiopericytoma
  • Hemangiosarcoma
  • High-grade soft tissue sarcoma
  • Infantile fibrosarcoma
  • Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor
  • Kaposi sarcoma
  • Leiomyosarcoma
  • Liposarcoma
  • Lymphangiosarcoma
  • Malignant fibrous histiocytoma
  • Malignant mesenchymoma
  • Malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumor
  • Malignant solitary fibrous tumor
  • Myofibrosarcoma
  • Myxofibrosarcoma
  • Myxoinflammatory fibroblastic sarcoma
  • Neurofibrosarcoma
  • PEComa (neoplasm with perivascular epithelioid cell differentiation)
  • Pleomorphic sarcoma
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma
  • Synovial sarcoma
  • Undifferentiated soft tissue sarcoma
Sep. 13, 2011