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Table 1 Classification of histological groupsa

From: Strengthening health data on a rare and heterogeneous disease: sarcoma incidence and histological subtypes in Germany

Histological group ICD-O-3 Morphology
Sarcomas NOS 8800–8806
Fibrosarcomas 8810–8840
Liposarcomas 8850–8881
Uterine leiomysarcomas 8890–8896, ICD-O-3 Topography C53, C54
Non-uterine leiomyosarcomas 8890–8896, ICD-O-3 Topography not C53, C54
Rhabdomyosarcomas 8900–8921
Complex mixed and stromal neoplasms (ICD-O-3), Others 8711, 8930–8991, 9040–9044, 9580–9581
Phylloides tumour 9020
Angiosarcomas 9120–9175
Osteosarcomas 9180–9210
Chondosarcomas 9220–9243
Giant cell neoplasia 9250–9252
Ewing family of tumours 9260, 9364, 9365
Malignant ameloblastomas 9261, 9310
Chordomas 9370–9373
Nerve sheath tumours 9540–9571
  1. aaccording to the third edition of the International Classification of Diseases for Oncology, Morphology (ICD-O)