EMPNST

AcronymDefinition
EMPNSTEpithelioid Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumor
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The biological behavior and prognosis of EMPNST is not clear and recent literature reports are not consistent.
Adjacency to a big vessel or nerve trunk makes EMPNST unresectable and recurrence with distant metastasis make this tumor fatal.
In summary, EMPNST is a rare tumor that is considered a differential diagnosis for malignant melanoma.