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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2011, Article ID 162709, 4 pages
Case Report

Primary Vulval Rhabdoid Tumor in an Adult: A Case Report, Immunohistochemical Profile and Literature Review

1Department of Pathology, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh 11421, Saudi Arabia
2Department of Pathology, College of Medicine and King Khalid University Hospital, P.O. Box 2925, Riyadh 11461, Saudi Arabia
3Department of Pathology, Riyadh Armed Forces Hospital, Riyadh 11159, Saudi Arabia

Received 31 May 2011; Accepted 8 August 2011

Academic Editor: Mark E. Shaffrey

Copyright © 2011 Maria A. Arafah and Muna I. Aljuboury. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


We report a rare case of primary vulval rhabdoid tumor in an adult. The diagnosis was confirmed using the recently emerging INI1/BAF47 immunostain. We also demonstrate the expression of ER and PR hormonal receptors by the tumor cells.