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Disease Fibroma, Desmoplastic

Name Fibroma, Desmoplastic
Synonyms Desmoplastic Fibroma | Desmoplastic Fibromas | Fibromas, Desmoplastic
Definition A extremely rare bone tumor characterized by abundant collagen formation and a fibrous stroma, without evidence of mitosis or pleomorphism. It appears on x-rays as an osteolytic lesion with well-defined margins and must be differentiated from primary fibrosarcoma of bone. (DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 3d ed, p1441)
Categories Cancer
MeSH® ID D018220

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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 Fibroma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Fibroma, Desmoplastic

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