Dermatofibroma

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Dermatofibroma

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The terms "Dermatofibroma" returned 13 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Congenital multiple clustered dermatofibroma and multiple eruptive dermatofibromas--unusual presentations of a common entity.
 

Author(s): Teresa Pinto-Almeida, Mónica Caetano, Rosário Alves, Manuela Selores

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;88(6 Suppl 1):63-6.

 

Dermatofibroma is one of the most common entities seen in dermatology clinical practice. Several clinical subtypes have nevertheless been described, all of them of uncommon occurrence. The authors present two rare clinical variants of dermatofibromas: congenital multiple clustered ...

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2013

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Atrophic dermatofibroma.
 

Author(s): Amanda Nascimento C de Macedo Mota, Violeta Duarte Tortelly, Daniel Lago Obadia, Roberto Souto da Silva

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;88(5):793-5.

 

Dermatofibroma is a benign fibrohistiocytic tumor, common and easily diagnosed when classical clinicopathologic features are present. The atrophic variant of dermatofibroma is of uncertain origin. This lesion is characterized clinically by a flat or atrophic and depressible surface. ...

Last Updated: 31 Oct 2013

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Dermatofibroma in a black tattoo: report of a case.
 

Author(s): Maraya de Jesus Semblano Bittencourt, Mario Fernando Ribeiro de Miranda, Amanda Magno de Parijós, Letícia Brito Mesquita, Diana Mendes da Fonseca, Diego Augusto Aiezza Jambo

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;88(4):614-6.

 

Tattooing has been associated with a variety of complications including inflammatory and granulomatous reactions, transmission of infections, and neoplasms. We report a case of a 24-year-old male who presented with a 2-month history of an erythematous nodule involving a newly made ...

Last Updated: 26 Sep 2013

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The terms "Dermatofibroma" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Dermatofibroma metastasizing to the lung: current treatment].
 

Author(s): Enrique Bermejo Casero, David Pérez Alonso, Santiago Quevedo Losada, Luis López Rivero

Journal: Arch. Bronconeumol.. 2009 Oct;45(10):521-3.

 

Dermatofibromas are very common skin tumors. Their typical presentation is as a slow-growing, firm, solitary papule. They have been described histopathologically as a reaction of the connective tissue of the skin or as a benign neoplasm. Cases of these tumors metastasizing to the ...

Last Updated: 28 Sep 2009

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Vismodegib and Gamma-Secretase/Notch Signalling Pathway Inhibitor RO4929097 in Treating Patients With Advanced or Metastatic Sarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Adult Alveolar Soft-part Sarcoma; Adult Angiosarcoma; Adult Desmoplastic Small Round Cell Tumor; Adult Epithelioid Hemangioendothelioma; Adult Epithelioid Sarcoma; Adult Extraskeletal Chondrosarcoma; Adult Extraskeletal Osteosarcoma; Adult Fibrosarcoma; Adult Leiomyosarcoma; Adult Liposarcoma; Adult Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma; Adult Malignant Mesenchymoma; Adult Neurofibrosarcoma; Adult Rhabdomyosarcoma; Adult Synovial Sarcoma; Chondrosarcoma; Clear Cell Sarcoma of the Kidney; Conjunctival Kaposi Sarcoma; Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans; Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor; Metastatic Adult Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of Bone; Metastatic Ewing Sarcoma/Peripheral Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor; Metastatic Osteosarcoma; Ovarian Sarcoma; Recurrent Adult Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of Bone; Recurrent Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Recurrent Ewing Sarcoma/Peripheral Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor; Recurrent Kaposi Sarcoma; Recurrent Osteosarcoma; Recurrent Uterine Sarcoma; Small Intestine Leiomyosarcoma; Stage III Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage III Uterine Sarcoma; Stage IV Adult Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Stage IV Uterine Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 23 Sep 2014

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Ifosfamide and Doxorubicin, Radiation Therapy, and/or Surgery in Treating Young Patients With Localized Soft Tissue Sarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Childhood Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma of Bone; Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 9 Aug 2013

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Bevacizumab and Radiation Therapy for Sarcomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Soft Tissue Sarcoma; Fibrous Histiocytoma; Liposarcoma; Leiomyosarcoma; Fibrosarcoma; Synovial Sarcoma

 

Last Updated: 27 Apr 2010

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