A case report of histiocytic sarcoma of the hepatic flexure

Jade Dawn Kolbe, Aladdin Speelman


This case report discusses a female patient who presented with a large palpable mass in her right upper abdominal quadrant. A diagnosis of histiocytic sarcoma was made. Her clinical history and management as well as the aetiology, epidemiology and histo-pathological appearances of this disease are discussed.


Colonic mass, lymph nodes, spiculated lesions, eosinophilic cytoplasm

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The South African Radiographer | ISSN 0258 0241

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