Dermatofibroma

Recent articles about Dermatofibroma

Giant Dermatofibroma A Little-Known Clinical Variant Of Dermatofibroma

[ PUBLICATION ] ... BACKGROUND: Dermatofibroma is a common cutaneous lesion that usually appears as a slow-growing firm dermal nodule. OBJECTIVE: Our purpose was to report the clinical and histopathologic ...
Known for Giant Dermatofibroma | Benign Fibrous Humans | Large Size | Cases Variant

Keloidal Dermatofibroma

[ PUBLICATION ] . Dermatofibroma is a common cutaneous tumor. Unusual variants of dermatofibroma that exhibit various epidermal changes or different cellular composition have been described. We observed 10 ...
Known for Keloidal Dermatofibroma | Giant Cells | Benign Fibrous Humans | Skin Neoplasms

Atrophic Dermatofibroma: A Case Report And Review Of The Literature

[ PUBLICATION ] ... Atrophic dermatofibroma is an uncommon variant of dermatofibroma. It lacks the classic clinical features of a dermatofibroma and is often misdiagnosed. OBJECTIVE: To describe the clinical ...
Known for Atrophic Dermatofibroma | Case Report Review | Depressed Lesion | Benign Fibrous Humans

Combined Dermatofibroma: Co-Existence Of Two Or More Variant Patterns In A Single Lesion.

[ PUBLICATION ] ... combined dermatofibroma, a tumour comprising two or more variant patterns of dermatofibroma in a single lesion. METHOD AND RESULTS: Dermatofibroma may present with a wide variety of ...
Known for Combined Dermatofibroma | Single Lesion | Antigens Differentiation | Differential Female Histiocytoma

Sebaceous Hyperplasia Overlying A Dermatofibroma

[ PUBLICATION ] ... overlying dermatofibromas are well recognized. The presence of sebaceous differentiation overlying a dermatofibroma is unusual. We report two patients with sebaceous hyperplasia overlying ...
Known for Sebaceous Hyperplasia | Overlying Dermatofibroma | Skin Neoplasms | Histiocytoma Benign

Deep Penetrating Dermatofibroma

[ PUBLICATION ] ... penetrating dermatofibroma is an unusual and histologically distinctive form of dermatofibroma that usually occurs on the lower extremities of adults. OBJECTIVE: The dermatologic surgeon ...
Known for Dermatofibrosarcoma Diagnosis | Differential Female Histiocytoma | Benign Fibrous Humans | Fibrohistiocytic Tumor

Lichenoid, Erosive And Ulcerated Dermatofibromas. Three Additional...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... of dermatofibroma with histological lichenoid features, we reviewed from our files all the cases in which the epidermis, usually hyperplastic in dermatofibroma, was, in some way, partially ...
Known for Ulcerated Dermatofibroma | Benign Fibrous Humans | Female Histiocytoma | Skin Neoplasms

High Proliferative Activity Excludes Dermatofibroma: Report Of The Utility Of...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... CONTEXT: Dermatofibroma is a benign fibrohistiocytic tumor composed of a mixture of fibroblastic and histiocytic cells. The diagnosis of this tumor is generally uncomplicated; however, ...
Known for Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans | Differential Diagnosis | Atypical Fibroxanthoma | Fibrohistiocytic Tumors

The Atrophic Dermatofibroma: A Delled Dermatofibroma

[ PUBLICATION ] ... Atrophic dermatofibroma has been proposed as a term to designate a new and specific type of dermatofibroma. We report the clinical and histopathological findings in two cases of atrophic ...
Known for Atrophic Dermatofibroma | Thinning Dermis | Benign Fibrous Humans | Skin Neoplasms

The Mechanism Of Epidermal Hyperpigmentation In Dermatofibroma Is Associated With...

[ PUBLICATION ] . Dermatofibromas have an increased brownish color due to hyperpigmentation of the overlying skin. To determine paracrine factors involved in the epidermal hyperpigmentation, we have studied the ...
Known for Stem Cell Factor | Epidermal Hyperpigmentation | Hepatocyte Growth | Lesional Epidermis

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Dermatofibroma A dermatofibroma is a benign (noncancerous) growth that typically appears on the arm, leg, or trunk of the body. It is usually small, firm, and round, with...