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1

Which 4 structures can soft tissue tumours arise from?

Connective tissue, muscle, fat, blood vessels

2

Suffix for benign soft tissue tumour?

-oma

3

Suffix for malignant?

-sarcoma

4

Prefix for fat

Lip-

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Prefix for smooth muscle

Leiomy-

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Prefix for skeletal muscle

Rhabdomy-

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Benign neural

Schwannoma/neurofibroma

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Malignant neural

MPNST (Malignant Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumors)

9

Benign blood vessel

Haemangioma

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Malignant blood vessel

Angiosarcoma

11

Benign skin

Dermatofibroma

12

Malignant skin

DFSP (Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans)

13

Unknown malignant

Synovial sarcoma

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Most common route of metastases?

Haematogenous