Lumps in the femoral triangle are common. The differential diagnosis includes lymphadenopathy and femoral hernias. Rarer causes of lumps are saphena varix, femoral artery aneurysm or a psoas abscess. We present a leiomyosarcoma of the femoral vein that presented as a femoral triangle mass.
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Contributors NN: wrote the manuscript and prepared images. DO’H: assisted in writing the manuscript. MM: reviewed the images and choose and described the features of interest. NO’B: assisted in preparation of the manuscript.
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