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Disease Histiocytoma, Benign Fibrous

Name Histiocytoma, Benign Fibrous
Synonyms Angioma, Sclerosing | Angiomas, Sclerosing | Benign Fibrous Histiocytoma | Benign Fibrous Histiocytomas | Cutaneous Histiocytoma | Cutaneous Histiocytomas | Dermatofibroma | Dermatofibromas | Fibrous Histiocytoma | Fibrous Histiocytoma, Benign | Fibrous Histiocytomas | Fibrous Histiocytomas, Benign | Hemangioma, Sclerosing | Hemangiomas, Sclerosing | Histiocytoma, Cutaneous | Histiocytoma, Fibrous | Histiocytomas, Benign Fibrous | Histiocytomas, Cutaneous | Histiocytomas, Fibrous | Sclerosing Angioma | Sclerosing Angiomas | Sclerosing Hemangioma | Sclerosing Hemangiomas
Definition A benign tumor composed, wholly or in part, of cells with the morphologic characteristics of HISTIOCYTES and with various fibroblastic components. Fibrous histiocytomas can occur anywhere in the body. When they occur in the skin, they are called dermatofibromas or sclerosing hemangiomas. (From DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 5th ed, p1747)
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D018219
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DiseasesNeoplasms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms by Histologic Type Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective and Soft Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Neoplasms, Connective Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Neoplasms, Fibrous Tissue Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Histiocytoma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Histiocytoma, Benign Fibrous Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Histiocytoma, Benign Fibrous Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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