ossifying fibroma

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ossifying fibroma

[′äs·ə‚fī·iŋ fī′brō·mə]
(medicine)
A benign bone tumor derived from ossiferous connective tissue. Also known as fibrous osteoma; osteogenic fibroma.
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Polyostotic lesions compatible with osteofibrous dysplasia. A case report.
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Cytokeratin expression and distribution in Adamantinoma of the long bones and osteofibrous dysplasia of the tibia and the fibula.
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These 2 populations are also seen in differentiated adamantinoma (41) and osteofibrous dysplasia (OFD) although with a significantly reduced epithelial component: Differentiated adamantinoma displays scattered strands of epithelial cells distributed in a fibro-osseous matrix, whereas OFD has this same background with only rare epithelial cells detected by immunohistochemistry (Figure 6, C).