fibromatosis


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fibromatosis

[¦fī·brō·mə′tō·səs]
(medicine)
The occurrence of multiple fibromas.
Localized proliferation of fibroblasts without apparent cause.
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Juvenile haline fibromatosis: report of a case and comparison with infantile systemic hyalinosis.
Other studies describe the use of radiotherapy without surgical excision or as an adjunct [1,8] to surgery to treat fibromatosis. With surgical excision, skin defects requiring soft tissue coverage are usually created.
Previously, the FDA had granted nirogacestat Orphan Drug Designation for the treatment of desmoid tumors (June 2018) and Fast Track Designation for the treatment of adult patients with progressive, unresectable, recurrent or refractory desmoid tumors or deep fibromatosis (November 2018).
Fibromatosis is an uncommon neoplasm that occurs sporadically or as part of an inherited syndrome like familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) and Gardner syndrome.
Hereditary gingival fibromatosis is a slow-growing gingival enlargement with great clinical and genetic heterogeneity.
Pachydermodactyly was first described in 1973 by Bazex as fibromatosis and hyperplastic dermis of digits II-IV (4).
A search for the patients with DTs was carried out from patient charts in the Hospital District of Southwest Finland (HDSWF), and included the words "desmoid tumor" and "agressive fibromatosis," as well as the ICD-10 diagnostic codes M72.9 and D21.0.
Dedifferentiated liposarcoma with myofibroblastic differentiation is largely underrecognized and can be mistaken for other entities such as desmoid-type fibromatosis, inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor (IMT), (4) and an exuberant reactive proliferation.
Eight months ago, she had a surgery of thyroid neoplasma resection, and pathological diagnosis was thyroid aggressive fibromatosis (AF).
Aggressive fibromatosis (AF) is a nonencapsulated, locally infiltrative, nonmetastasizing tumor.
The conditions included osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, celiac sprue, bruxism, fibromatosis, gout and disseminated candidiasis.