TITLE

Dermatofibroma on upper extremity in childhood period

AUTHOR(S)
Ceylan, Mehmet Fethi; Karadag, Ayse Serap; Bulut, Gulay; Calka, Omer; Onder, Haci
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences;Jul2011, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p937
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Dermatofibroma is a common benign mesenchymal tumor composed of fibroblastic and histiocytic cells. It is also known as cutaneous benign fibrous histiocytoma. Although it may occur in any age, it is mostly common at twenties and thirties. It is more common in women than men and it is most seen at lower extremity. Herein, we report a 6-month-old female infant, who had dermatofibroma on her upper extremity.
ACCESSION #
69617759

 

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