fibroma

Summary

Summary: A benign tumor of fibrous or fully developed connective tissue.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Surgical management of symptomatic cardiac fibromas in children
    Ben Davies
    Cardiac Surgical Unit, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:254-5. 2007
  2. ncbi Primary cardiac tumours: eighteen years of surgical experience on 21 patients
    Nicolo Piazza
    McGill University, 3755 Cote Ste Catherine Road, Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E2, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:1443-8. 2004
  3. ncbi MRI of chondromyxoid fibroma
    Hyun Soo Kim
    Department of Radiology, Seoul St Mary s Hospital, School of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Korea
    Acta Radiol 52:875-80. 2011
  4. pmc Fibroma of tendon sheath located within the ankle joint capsule
    Riccardo Ciatti
    Casa di Cura Villa Stuart, Rome, Italy
    J Orthop Traumatol 10:147-50. 2009
  5. ncbi From the archives of the AFIP: musculoskeletal fibromatoses: radiologic-pathologic correlation
    Mark D Murphey
    Department of Radiologic Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Building 54, Room M 133A, Washington, DC 20306, USA
    Radiographics 29:2143-73. 2009
  6. ncbi Central odontogenic fibroma: new findings and report of a multicentric collaborative study
    Adalberto Mosqueda-Taylor
    Oral Pathology and Medicine, Departamento de Atención la Salud, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico City, Mexico
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 112:349-58. 2011
  7. ncbi Clinical usefulness of thallium-201 scintigraphy and magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of chondromyxoid fibroma
    Hiroaki Murata
    Department of Orthopaedics, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 22:221-4. 2008
  8. ncbi Retrospective analysis of peripheral odontogenic fibroma (WHO-type) in Brazilians
    B G Garcia
    Department of Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine and Oral Pathology, School of Dentistry, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Minerva Stomatol 56:115-9. 2007
  9. pmc Desmoplastic fibroblastoma (collagenous fibroma): a case identified in the buccal mucosa
    Sílvia Ferreira de Sousa
    Department of Oral Surgery and Pathology, School of Dentistry, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Head Neck Pathol 5:175-9. 2011
  10. ncbi Low-grade (fibromatosis-like) spindle cell carcinoma of the breast
    N Sneige
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 25:1009-16. 2001

Detail Information

Publications325 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Surgical management of symptomatic cardiac fibromas in children
    Ben Davies
    Cardiac Surgical Unit, Royal Children s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:254-5. 2007
  2. ncbi Primary cardiac tumours: eighteen years of surgical experience on 21 patients
    Nicolo Piazza
    McGill University, 3755 Cote Ste Catherine Road, Montreal, Quebec H3T 1E2, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 20:1443-8. 2004
    ..The literature on primary cardiac tumours is relatively limited because of their rare occurrence...
  3. ncbi MRI of chondromyxoid fibroma
    Hyun Soo Kim
    Department of Radiology, Seoul St Mary s Hospital, School of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Korea
    Acta Radiol 52:875-80. 2011
    Chondromyxoid fibroma is a rare benign primary bone tumor of cartilage. Despite a characteristic radiographic appearance, chondromyxoid fibroma with atypical radiographic findings may mimic more common tumors.
  4. pmc Fibroma of tendon sheath located within the ankle joint capsule
    Riccardo Ciatti
    Casa di Cura Villa Stuart, Rome, Italy
    J Orthop Traumatol 10:147-50. 2009
    We report a very rare case of fibroma of the tendon sheath arising from the anteromedial ankle joint capsule, with no apparent connection to any tendon in the area, found in a 58-year-old patient complaining of progressive local swelling...
  5. ncbi From the archives of the AFIP: musculoskeletal fibromatoses: radiologic-pathologic correlation
    Mark D Murphey
    Department of Radiologic Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Building 54, Room M 133A, Washington, DC 20306, USA
    Radiographics 29:2143-73. 2009
    ..Superficial fibromatoses in adults (palmar and plantar) and children (calcifying aponeurotic fibroma, lipofibromatosis, and inclusion body fibromatosis) are often small slow-growing lesions; their diagnosis is ..
  6. ncbi Central odontogenic fibroma: new findings and report of a multicentric collaborative study
    Adalberto Mosqueda-Taylor
    Oral Pathology and Medicine, Departamento de Atención la Salud, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico City, Mexico
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 112:349-58. 2011
    The aim of this study was to describe the clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical characteristics of 14 cases of central odontogenic fibroma (COF), and the ultrastructural features of 2 of them.
  7. ncbi Clinical usefulness of thallium-201 scintigraphy and magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of chondromyxoid fibroma
    Hiroaki Murata
    Department of Orthopaedics, Graduate School of Medical Science, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kawaramachi Hirokoji, Kamigyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Ann Nucl Med 22:221-4. 2008
    Chondromyxoid fibroma (CMF) is a benign bone tumor. However, it is sometimes difficult to distinguish this tumor from chondrosarcoma. We report a rare case arising from the proximal fibula, presenting multimodality imaging features...
  8. ncbi Retrospective analysis of peripheral odontogenic fibroma (WHO-type) in Brazilians
    B G Garcia
    Department of Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine and Oral Pathology, School of Dentistry, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Minerva Stomatol 56:115-9. 2007
    The purpose of this study is to present data on a series of peripheral odontogenic fibroma, WHO (World Health Organization)-type (POF), in Brazilians and to compare the results with previously reported studies.
  9. pmc Desmoplastic fibroblastoma (collagenous fibroma): a case identified in the buccal mucosa
    Sílvia Ferreira de Sousa
    Department of Oral Surgery and Pathology, School of Dentistry, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Head Neck Pathol 5:175-9. 2011
    ..Histopathology and immunohistochemistry staining studies were performed, and a diagnosis of the desmoplastic fibroblastoma was made. The patient has been disease-free for one year...
  10. ncbi Low-grade (fibromatosis-like) spindle cell carcinoma of the breast
    N Sneige
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 25:1009-16. 2001
    ..Because FLSpCCs may be underdiagnosed as benign, the use of immunohistochemical studies, especially for cytokeratins and SMA, is essential in the evaluation of any spindle cell proliferations of the breast...
  11. ncbi Superficial acral fibromyxoma: a clinicopathological study of new 41 cases from the U.K.: should myxoma (NOS) and fibroma (NOS) continue as part of 21st-century reporting?
    R J Prescott
    Department of Pathology, Blackburn Royal Infirmary, Blackburn, UK
    Br J Dermatol 159:1315-21. 2008
    ..Superficial acral fibromyxoma (SAF) remains poorly recognized by general pathologists and dermatopathologists, partly attributable to its relatively uncommon occurrence and recent documentation...
  12. ncbi Ovarian fibroma in the era of laparoscopic surgery: a general surgeon's experience
    E Tarcoveanu
    First Surgical Clinic, St Spiridon University Hospital, University of Medicine Gr T Popa Iasi, Romania
    Acta Chir Belg 107:664-9. 2007
    The ovarian fibroma is a rare benign tumor originating from the connective tissue of the ovarian cortex. On occasion, the general surgeon may encounter ovarian fibroma while operating an acute abdomen...
  13. ncbi MR imaging of calcifying aponeurotic fibroma of the thigh
    Hyo Sung Kwak
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Chonbuk National University Medical School, Chonbuk, South Korea
    Pediatr Radiol 34:438-40. 2004
    Calcifying aponeurotic fibroma is a rare, benign soft-tissue proliferation that occurs in the distal extremities in children...
  14. ncbi Effects of aglepristone, a progesterone receptor antagonist, in a dog with a vaginal fibroma
    E Rollon
    Small Animal Clinic Canymar, c Granja de San Ildefonso 5, 11007, Cadiz, Spain
    J Small Anim Pract 49:41-3. 2008
    ..This study shows that benign tumours of the vagina of the dog that contain progesterone receptors can be reduced in size in a palliative or neoadjuvant setting using the progesterone receptor antagonist aglepristone...
  15. ncbi Acquired reactive digital fibroma: a clinicopathologic report of 5 cases of a new entity
    Jose A Plaza
    Department of Pathology, Division of Dermatopathology at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Electronic address
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:603-8. 2013
    ..Fibroblastic proliferations in the dermis comprise a heterogeneous group of disorders that can pose diagnostic challenges...
  16. ncbi Superficial acral fibromyxoma
    O Quaba
    Department of Plastic Surgery, Ninewells University Hospital, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Br J Plast Surg 58:561-4. 2005
    ..We use this case to highlight the features of this rare clinical entity, which has never previously been described in the surgical literature...
  17. ncbi Perifollicular fibroma in Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome: an association revisited
    Marianna Shvartsbeyn
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 39:675-9. 2012
    ..indistinguishable from fibrofolliculoma/ trichodiscoma may show histopathologic findings of perifollicular fibroma or angiofibroma...
  18. ncbi Imaging study findings in elastofibroma dorsi
    Jacques Malghem
    Radiology and Medical Imaging Unit, Saint Luc University Hospitals, Catholic University of Louvain, Avenue Hippocrate, 10 B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Joint Bone Spine 71:536-41. 2004
    ..When the lesion exhibits typical imaging features and produces no symptoms, as is usually the case, further investigations are probably unnecessary...
  19. ncbi Pure sclerotic neurofibroma: a neurofibroma mimicking sclerotic fibroma
    M Carmen González-Vela
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Marques de Valdecilla University Hospital, University of Cantabria, Santander, Spain
    J Cutan Pathol 33:47-50. 2006
    ..Neurofibroma (NF) is a benign tumor of the nerve sheath. Several variants of NF have been described...
  20. ncbi A retrospective analysis of peripheral odontogenic fibroma in an Iranian population
    Mojgan Alaeddini
    Dental Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 68:2099-103. 2010
    The aim of this study was to assess the relative frequency of peripheral odontogenic fibroma (POdF) in an Iranian population and to compare the obtained data with previous reports.
  21. pmc Literature survey on epidemiology and pathology of cardiac fibroma
    Suguru Torimitsu
    Department of Surgical Pathology, Toho University School of Medicine, 6 11 1 Omori Nishi, Ota ku, Tokyo 143 8541, Japan
    Eur J Med Res 17:5. 2012
    Although cardiac fibroma has been regarded as benign tumor, it presents various symptoms and may lead to death...
  22. ncbi Intramuscular dendritic fibromyxolipoma: myxoid variant of spindle cell lipoma?
    Rooshdiya Z Karim
    Department of Anatomical Pathology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Pathol Int 53:252-8. 2003
    ..In view of the similarities in many clinical and pathological features between SCL and DFML, we speculate that DFML probably represents an unusual variant of myxoid SCL...
  23. ncbi Dendritic fibromyxolipoma adherent to the median nerve in the forearm
    Lars B Dahlin
    Department of Hand Surgery, Skane University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    J Plast Surg Hand Surg 46:120-3. 2012
    ..The tumour was successfully excised with no complications...
  24. ncbi Central odontogenic fibroma-like tumors, hypodontia, and enamel dysplasia: review of the literature and report of a case
    Erich J Raubenheimer
    Department of Oral Pathology, Medical University of Southern Africa, Box D24, Medunsa 0204, Republic of South Africa
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 94:74-7. 2002
    A patient with multiple odontogenic fibroma-like tumors in the mandible and enamel dysplasia is presented, bringing the total number of cases reported in the literature to 3. In addition to these manifestations, this case had hypodontia...
  25. ncbi Focused extracorporeal shockwave therapy in Dupuytren's disease--a hypothesis
    Karsten Knobloch
    Plastic, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Med Hypotheses 76:635-7. 2011
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  26. ncbi Subungual pleomorphic fibroma
    Ya Ju Hsieh
    Department of Dermatology, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Cutan Pathol 30:569-71. 2003
    Pleomorphic fibroma is a benign fibroblastic tumor characterized by pleomorphic, hyperchromatic cells or giant multinucleated cells embedded in a collagenous stroma...
  27. ncbi Different deformation patterns in intracardiac tumors
    Javier Ganame
    Pediatric Cardiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Echocardiogr 6:461-4. 2005
    ..The second child presented with a large cardiac fibroma as confirmed by pathological examination...
  28. ncbi [Chondromyxoid fibroma of bone: a rare benign bone tumor in children]
    L Rouas
    Service d anatomie cytologie pathologique, Hôpital d Enfants, Rabat, Maroc
    Rev Med Brux 25:521-4. 2004
    Chondromyxoid fibroma is a rare benign tumor that is typically found in the metaphyseal ends of long tubular bones, such as the tibia...
  29. ncbi [Radiation therapy for Morbus Ledderhose -- indication and clinical results]
    Michael Heinrich Seegenschmiedt
    Klinik für Radioonkologie, Strahlentherapie und Nuklearmedizin, Alfried Krupp Krankenhaus, Essen, Deutschland
    Strahlenther Onkol 179:847-53. 2003
    ..We examined whether radiotherapy (RT) can effect symptoms and prevent disease progression...
  30. ncbi Non specific magnetic resonance features of chondromyxoid fibroma of the iliac bone
    E Yalniz
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Trakya University School of Medicine, Edirne, Turkey
    J BUON 12:407-9. 2007
    Chondromyxoid fibroma is a benign cartilaginous neoplasm. The tumor is rare, perhaps the rarest of all bone tumors. It is more common in long bones and rare in pelvic bones...
  31. ncbi Maxillary ameloblastic fibroma: a case report
    Daniela Otero Pereira da Costa
    Department of Pathology, Fluminense Federal University, Niteroi, RJ, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 22:171-4. 2011
    Ameloblastic fibroma is a relatively rare benign odontogenic tumor in which both the epithelial and ectomesenchymal components are neoplastic...
  32. ncbi Synchronous adult-type granulosa cell tumor of the ovary with ovarian fibroma: a case report
    A Semczuk
    IInd Department of Gynecology, Lublin University School of Medicine, Lublin, Poland
    Eur J Gynaecol Oncol 32:691-4. 2011
    ..a case of a 73-year-old woman showing coexistence of adult-type granulosa cell tumor in one ovary with ovarian fibroma in the other...
  33. ncbi PCNA and Ki-67 immunoreactivity in multinucleated cells of giant cell fibroma and peripheral giant cell granuloma
    A J Mighell
    Division of Dental Surgery, Leeds Dental Institute, United Kingdom
    J Oral Pathol Med 25:193-9. 1996
    ..to the cell cycle, was undertaken in archival, formalin-fixed and paraffin-embedded specimens of giant cell fibroma (GCF) and peripheral giant cell granuloma (PGCG++)...
  34. ncbi Management of suprastomal tracheal fibroma: introduction of a new technique and comparison with other techniques
    Courtney B Shires
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA
    Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 73:67-72. 2009
    Suprastomal tracheal granuloma/fibroma (SSTGF) is a common cause of failure to decannulate following pediatric tracheostomy. Because larger lesions obstruct the trachea, it is necessary to remove them prior to decannulation...
  35. ncbi Identification of a giant cell fibroma
    Sherri M Lukes
    Dental Hygiene Program, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, USA
    J Dent Hyg 79:9. 2005
    ..A giant cell fibroma, a type of fibrous hyperplasia, was discovered during a preventive patient visit in the dental hygiene clinic at ..
  36. ncbi Surgical resection of ventricular cardiac fibromas: early and late results
    John M Cho
    Division of Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 76:1929-34. 2003
    ..Cardiac fibromas are rare tumors. Indications for and preferred type of operation are controversial, and little is known about early and late results of operation...
  37. ncbi Chondromyxoid fibroma of frontal bone: a case report and review of the literature
    Tayfun Hakan
    Haydarpaşa Numune Teaching and Research Hospital Neurosurgery Department, Istanbul, Turkey
    Turk Neurosurg 18:249-53. 2008
    Chondromyxoid fibroma is an unusual benign tumor of cartilaginous tissues that may be confused with other some malign tumors. It is rarely seen in the skull. A 45-year-old female was admitted with painless bony swelling in the forehead...
  38. ncbi Survival after resection of primary cardiac tumors: a 48-year experience
    Andrew W ElBardissi
    MPH, Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Circulation 118:S7-15. 2008
    ..To date, however, there have been no studies examining survival characteristics of patients who undergo surgical resection...
  39. ncbi Bilateral presentation of fibroadenoma with digital fibroma-like inclusions in the male breast
    Sandra J Shin
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Starr 1009, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 525 E 68th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 131:1126-9. 2007
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first reported case of bilaterally occurring fibroadenomas in the male breast, one of which also contained digital fibroma-like inclusions, a second unreported phenomenon.
  40. ncbi Symptomatic plantar fibroma with a unique sonographic appearance
    Daniel W Haun
    Department of Radiology, Logan College of Chiropractic, 1851 Schoettler Road, Chesterfield, MO 63006 1065, USA
    J Clin Ultrasound 40:112-4. 2012
    We present a case of a solitary plantar fibroma with unique sonographic features with MRI and pathologic correlation. A 25-year-old woman presented with a left foot mass that interfered with her gait...
  41. ncbi Central odontogenic fibroma of mandible: a case report and review of the literature
    John Spencer M Daniels
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, King Fahd Central Hospital, Gizan, Saudi Arabia
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 98:295-300. 2004
    Central odontogenic fibroma is an extremely rare benign tumor, accounting for less than 0.1% of all odontogenic tumors...
  42. ncbi Cardiac tumors and associated arrhythmias in pediatric patients, with observations on surgical therapy for ventricular tachycardia
    Christina Y Miyake
    Department of Cardiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 58:1903-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe a large experience with primary cardiac tumors in pediatric patients, characterize associated arrhythmias, and expand knowledge of natural history and treatment options...
  43. ncbi Giant fibroma of the right ventricle
    Vita Zidere
    The Latvian State Cardiology Centre for Children, Children s Hospital Gailezers, Riga, Latvia
    Cardiol Young 12:584-6. 2002
    ..We have successfully treated a 1-year old girl with a giant fibroma of the right ventricle using the principles of the Batista procedure...
  44. ncbi Usual and unusual MRI findings of ovarian fibroma: correlation with pathologic findings
    Kazuhiro Kitajima
    Department of Radiology, Dokkyo Medical University School of Medicine, Shimotuka gun, Tochigi, Japan
    Magn Reson Med Sci 7:43-8. 2008
    ..We illustrate typical and atypical magnetic resonance (MR) imaging findings of ovarian fibromas and correlate them with histopathologic findings...
  45. ncbi Plantar fibromatosis
    Thomas Zgonis
    Connecticut Reconstructive Foot Surgeons, 21 Woodland Street, Suite 221, Hartford, CT 06105, USA
    Clin Podiatr Med Surg 22:11-8. 2005
    ..This article reviews the history, clinical presentation, pathologic findings, and surgical approaches to the treatment of plantar fibromatosis...
  46. ncbi Solitary sclerotic fibroma of skin: a possible link with pleomorphic fibroma with immunophenotypic expression for O13 (CD99) and CD34
    Muhammad N Mahmood
    Department of Pathology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 30:631-6. 2003
    Solitary sclerotic fibroma (SF) presents as a well circumscribed dermal nodule, composed of sparse spindle cells with alternating wavy collagen fibers arranged in a storiform pattern...
  47. ncbi Pleomorphic sclerotic fibroma: a case report and literature review
    T Minsue Chen
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Dermatopathol 24:54-8. 2002
    Pleomorphic sclerotic fibroma is a benign neoplasm exhibiting features of sclerotic fibroma and pleomorphic fibroma. We report another such case. The tumor presented as a firm, 0...
  48. ncbi Left ventricular cardiac fibroma in a child presenting with ventricular tachycardia
    Stacy Stratemann
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1211 22nd Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37232 0002, USA
    Pediatr Cardiol 29:223-6. 2008
    ..a 7-year-old boy, with a first episode of symptomatic tachycardia, who was found to have a left ventricular (LV) fibroma. He had a normal echocardiogram prior to an electrophysiology study, which revealed a sustained monomorphic ..
  49. ncbi Left ventricular fibroma mimicking an acute coronary syndrome
    Hrvoje Gasparovic
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital Rebro Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1891-2. 2006
    ..Radical surgical resection was undertaken and was considered curative, as the mass histology was consistent with a benign fibroma.
  50. ncbi Cardiac fibroma in an infant: complete resection after a Blalock-Taussig shunt as initial palliation
    Cheul Lee
    Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Sejong Cardiovascular Center, Sejong General Hospital, Bucheon, Korea
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:1011-4. 2010
    ..This palliation allowed discharge from the hospital and provided good relief for the cyanosis until the tumor became resectable. The pathologic examination revealed a cardiac fibroma.
  51. ncbi Incidence and treatment of recurrent plantar fibromatosis by surgery and postoperative radiotherapy
    Eelco de Bree
    Department of Surgical Oncology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Huis, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Am J Surg 187:33-8. 2004
    ..The incidence of plantar fibromatosis (PF) is unknown. Sometimes PF tends to recur repetitively after surgical treatment. In our institute we have used postoperative radiotherapy in an attempt to diminish the change on recurrence...
  52. ncbi Immunohistochemical expression of mast cell tryptase in giant cell fibroma and inflammatory fibrous hyperplasia of the oral mucosa
    Pedro Paulo de Andrade Santos
    Oral Pathology, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
    Arch Oral Biol 56:231-7. 2011
    ..In addition, the results suggest the involvement of mast cells in the induction of fibrosis and modulation of endothelial cell function in GCFs...
  53. ncbi Twisted ovarian fibroma with high signal intensity on T1-weighted MR image: a new sign of torsion of ovarian tumors?
    F Minutoli
    Institute of Radiologic Sciences, University of Messina, Policlinico G Martino, Italy
    Eur Radiol 11:1151-4. 2001
    ..We report a case of twisted ovarian fibroma whose main characteristic was the presence of large areas of high signal intensity on both T1- and T2-weighted MR ..
  54. ncbi Giant cell fibroma: a case report
    Mariana Minatel Braga
    FUNDECTO University of São Paulo, Dental Research Center São Leopoldo Mandic
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 30:261-4. 2006
    This article describes a case of giant cell fibroma in a 3-year-old boy, which is an uncommon age for this lesion. The cause of this pathology has not been determined...
  55. ncbi [Chondromyxoid fibroma]
    L A Semenova
    Arkh Patol 69:37-40. 2007
    Chondromyxoid fibroma is a benign chondroid tissue tumor characterized by the lobular overgrowth of stellate or elongated cells in the myxoid or chondroid intracellular matrix. There may be giant multinucleate cells...
  56. ncbi Ovarian fibroma in a 7-month-old infant: a case report and review of the literature
    Yi Ju Chen
    Department of Pathology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 123 Ta Pei Road, Niao Sung Hsiang, Kaohsiung, County 833, Taiwan
    Pediatr Surg Int 20:894-7. 2004
    Ovarian fibroma rarely occurs in prepubertal girls. We report an ovarian fibroma in a 7-month-old female infant presenting as a right abdominal mass...
  57. ncbi Surgical issues in giant right ventricular fibroma
    Brojendra N Agarwala
    Section of Pediatric Cardiology, University of Chicago Children s Hospital, Illinois 60637, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:328-30. 2004
    Cardiac fibroma is a rare and benign tumor usually seen in infants and children. We report a 3-year-old asymptomatic child who presented with a giant right ventricular (RV) fibroma...
  58. ncbi Pedunculated endocardial left ventricular fibroma presenting with cerebral and bilateral peripheral embolization
    Ahmad K Darwazah
    Heliopolis Cardiac Centre, National Cancer Institute, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:965-7. 2010
    Left ventricular fibroma is a rare benign tumour of the heart. We present the case of a 24-year-old man with left hemiplegia and bilateral popliteal artery occlusion associated with left ventricular mass...
  59. ncbi Recurrence of plantar fibromatosis after plantar fasciectomy: single-center long-term results
    Willem M van der Veer
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:486-91. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the recurrence rate of plantar fibromatosis after plantar fasciectomy at the authors' institute during the past three decades and the factors associated with an increased risk for recurrence...
  60. ncbi Giant right ventricular fibroma co-existing atrial septal defect in a 15 year old girl
    Adel Dimassi
    Department of Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Center of Monaco, Monte Carlo, Monaco
    Cardiol Young 19:630-2. 2009
    ..Surgical excision is the treatment of choice if the tumour causes either arrhythmia or cavitary obstruction. In this report, we describe a giant ventricular fibroma co-existing with an atrial septal defect in a girl aged 15 years.
  61. ncbi Papillary fibroelastoma of the heart: report of two cases and review of the literature
    F Darvishian
    Department of Pathology, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Ann Clin Lab Sci 31:291-6. 2001
    ..We report 2 cases of symptomatic papillary fibroelastoma, both of which presented with a stroke. Both patients underwent uneventful open-heart surgery. The literature is reviewed, with a compilation of 79 cases...
  62. ncbi Scintigraphic characteristics of non-ossifying fibroma in military recruits undergoing bone scintigraphy for suspected stress fractures and lower limb pains
    Nir Hod
    Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Medical Services and Supply Center, Medical Corps, IDF, Jerusalem, Israel
    Nucl Med Commun 28:25-33. 2007
    Non-ossifying fibroma (NOF) is the most common fibrous bone lesion in children and young adults. This benign lesion is not a true neoplasm but is considered a developmental defect...
  63. ncbi [Plantar fibromatosis with marked cutaneous involvement]
    H L de Almeida
    , Brasilien
    Hautarzt 52:236-9. 2001
    ..Intralesional therapy with corticosteroids did not reduce the lesions. After surgical treatment, the lesions recurred...
  64. ncbi Mineralized fibroma of the tendon sheath presenting as a bursitis
    Thomas Le Corroller
    Service de Radiologie, Hopital Sainte Marguerite, 270 Boulevard de Sainte Marguerite, 13009, Marseille, France
    Skeletal Radiol 37:1141-5. 2008
    ..imaging-including ultrasound, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging-and histological features of a fibroma of the tendon sheath with mineralized chondroid and osseous metaplasia, presenting as a semimembranosus bursitis...
  65. ncbi Intra-articular fibroma of tendon sheath involving the scapholunate and radiocarpal joints
    George S Athwal
    Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 35:599-602. 2006
    b>Fibroma of tendon sheath is an uncommon benign soft tissue tumor with a predilection for the hand. A unique case involving the scapholunate and radiocarpal joints with bone erosion is reported...
  66. ncbi Incidence, clinical analysis, and management of ovarian fibromas and fibrothecomas
    Abdellatif Chechia
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 199:473.e1-4. 2008
    ..The objective of the study was to identify the incidence, diagnosis, and therapeutic and histological particularities of ovarian fibromas and fibrothecomas...
  67. ncbi Intraarticular fibroma of the posterior compartment in the knee. A case report
    Jin Hwan Ahn
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Knee 15:155-8. 2008
    ..The microscopic diagnosis was a fibroma, which is a rare entity in this location...
  68. ncbi Ovarian fibroma: a review on the clinical characteristics, diagnostic difficulties, and management options of 23 cases
    See Wai Leung
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Gynecol Obstet Invest 62:1-6. 2006
    ..We review clinical characteristics, diagnostic difficulties, and our experience in the surgical management of ovarian fibromas...
  69. ncbi Chondromyxoid fibroma
    Adam M Budny
    Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring, PA, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 47:153-9. 2008
    Chondromyxoid fibroma is an uncommon benign cartilaginous tumor accounting for less than 1% of all bone tumors...
  70. ncbi Central odontogenic fibroma: a case report
    Ugo Covani
    School of Dental Medicine and Nanoworld Institute, University of Genova, Italy
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 10:E154-7. 2005
    The aim of this case report was to analyze clinical and histological features of a central odontogenic fibroma followed up for 6 years after surgical excision.
  71. ncbi Response of extraabdominal desmoid tumors to therapy with imatinib mesylate
    Joseph Mace
    Division of Medical Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Cancer 95:2373-9. 2002
    ..Imatinib mesylate appears to demonstrate inhibitory activity against multiple class 3 receptor tyrosine kinases, including platelet-derived growth factor receptor (PDGFR)-alpha and PDGFR-beta, as well as c-kit...
  72. ncbi Malignant solitary fibrous tumor of the tongue
    Yelizaveta Shnayder
    Department of Otolaryngology, New York University School of Medicine, NY 10016, USA
    Am J Otolaryngol 24:246-9. 2003
    ..Presentation, differential diagnosis, criteria for malignancy, treatment, and possible prognostic implications of this rare entity are discussed...
  73. ncbi Cellular fibromas of the ovary: a study of 75 cases including 40 mitotically active tumors emphasizing their distinction from fibrosarcoma
    Julie A Irving
    Department of Pathology, Vancouver General Hospital and the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Am J Surg Pathol 30:929-38. 2006
    Cellular fibroblastic tumors of the ovary are currently classified as either cellular fibroma (CF) or fibrosarcoma...
  74. ncbi Cardiac fibroma in an infant: single ventricle palliation as a bridge to heart transplantation
    Benjamin R Waller
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:1306-8. 2003
    ..This palliation served as a successful bridge to heart transplantation at 7 months of age. Pathologic examination revealed cardiac fibroma.
  75. ncbi Primary cardiac tumours in a paediatric population
    R A Elderkin
    Queensland Centre for Congenital Heart Disease, Prince Charles Hospital, Chermside, Queensland, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 38:173-7. 2002
    ..To review the presentation, diagnosis, histology and outcome of primary cardiac tumours presenting to a paediatric cardiac unit over a 20-year period...
  76. ncbi Correlation between clinicopathological features and karyotype in 100 cartilaginous and chordoid tumours. A report from the Chromosomes and Morphology (CHAMP) Collaborative Study Group
    Giovanni Tallini
    Department of Pathology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, USA
    J Pathol 196:194-203. 2002
    ..and parosteal or soft tissue chondroma, alterations of chromosome arm 6q with chondromyxoid fibroma, +7 with bone chondrosarcoma, and 17p1 alterations with grade 3 chondrosarcoma...
  77. ncbi Nuchal-type fibroma of the buttock: magnetic resonance imaging findings
    Gyung Kyu Lee
    Department of Radiology, Hallym University College of Medicine, Hangang Sacred Heart Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Jpn J Radiol 28:538-41. 2010
    Nuchal-type fibroma, first described in 1988 by Enzinger and Weiss, is a rare fibrous growth occurring predominantly in the interscapular and paraspinous regions...
  78. ncbi Intra-articular fibroma of tendon sheath of the shoulder joint: synovial fibroma
    G Hermann
    Department of Radiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 35:603-7. 2006
    ..Histologically, the loose bodies were composed of a benign fibroblastic lesion with diagnostic features of fibroma of tendon sheath, each surfaced by synoviocytes...
  79. ncbi Papillary fibroelastoma of the right atrium as an unusual source of recurrent pulmonary embolism
    Davide Gabbieri
    Divisions of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hesperia Hospital, Modena, Italy
    J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown) 7:373-8. 2006
    ..The case is unusual with respect to the site of origin of the papillary fibroelastoma as well as its clinical presentation, which is clearly related to pulmonary embolization...
  80. ncbi Locally aggressive central odontogenic fibroma associated to an inflammatory cyst: a clinical, histological and immunohistochemical study
    Iñaki Cercadillo-Ibarguren
    Oral Surgery and Implantology Department, Barcelona University Dental School, Barcelona, Spain
    J Oral Pathol Med 35:513-6. 2006
    ..A cyst with an important inflammatory infiltrate was, moreover, observed...
  81. ncbi Intraarticular fibroma of the tendon sheath arising from the infrapatellar fat pad in the knee joint
    Osman Aynaci
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Karadeniz Technical University Medical School, Trabzon, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:291-4. 2009
    We report a rare case of fibroma of the tendon sheath arising from the fat pad in the knee. To our knowledge, only four previous cases of fibroma of the tendon sheath in the knee have been reported in the English literature...
  82. pmc Calcifying aponeurotic fibroma with osseous involvement of the finger: a case report with radiologic and US findings
    Soo Jung Choi
    Department of Radiology, Asan Foundation, Gangneung Asan Hospital, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Sachun Myun, Gangneung, Korea
    Korean J Radiol 9:91-3. 2008
    Calcifying aponeurotic fibroma is a rare soft tissue tumor that occurs in the distal extremities of children and adolescents...
  83. ncbi Central odontogenic fibroma with osteoid formation showing atypical radiographic appearance
    M Araki
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Nihon University School of Dentistry, Japan
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 38:426-30. 2009
    ..both a diffuse sclerotic border and calcified bodies, which was eventually diagnosed as a central odontogenic fibroma. The patient was a 40-year-old man with a painless radiolucent area in the crown area of the unerupted left lower ..
  84. ncbi Mohs micrographic surgery for a problematic infantile digital fibroma
    Lisa B Campbell
    Department of Dermatology, Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pennsylvania 17822, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:385-7. 2007
  85. ncbi Odontogenic fibroma: a clinicopathological study of 15 cases
    Hung Pin Lin
    Graduate Institute of Clinical Dentistry, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 110:27-35. 2011
    Odontogenic fibroma (ODF) is a rare odontogenic tumor. It can be further divided into peripheral odontogenic fibroma (PODF) and central odontogenic fibroma (CODF)...
  86. ncbi Vascular complications associated with a large cardiac fibroma
    F Patane
    Cardiac Surgery Department, San Giovanni Battista Hospital, Turin, Italy
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 20:636-8. 2001
    ..The post-surgical course was regular and the tumour was identified histologically as a fibroma.
  87. ncbi Chondromyxoid fibroma: a rare tumor with an unusual location
    Elias Fotiadis
    General Hospital of Veria, Veria, Greece
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:371-5. 2008
    Chondromyxoid fibroma constitutes a rare benign tumor of the bones, which has a potential of regional enlargement towards the local tissues...
  88. ncbi Ovarian thecoma: clinicopathological analysis of 50 cases
    Ana Lia Nocito
    Pathology Department, School of Medicine, Universidad Nacional de Rosario, 2000 Argentina
    Ann Diagn Pathol 12:12-6. 2008
    ..b>Fibroma and thecoma seem to be different neoplasms and should be considered distinct, separate entities because they have ..
  89. ncbi Juvenile juxtacortical chondromyxoid fibroma of bone: a case report
    Darshana Jhala
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Louisville, KY 35233, USA
    Hum Pathol 39:960-5. 2008
    Conventional intramedullary chondromyxoid fibroma (CMF) is a rare benign tumor of bone; juxtacortical lesions are rarer still, and juxtacortical lesions occurring in children are heretofore essentially unreported...
  90. ncbi Juxtacortical chondromyxoid fibroma of bone: a unique variant: a case study of 20 patients
    Allyson C Baker
    Department of Pathology, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL 35233, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 31:1662-8. 2007
    Chondromyxoid fibroma (CMF) is a rare neoplasm of the appendicular skeleton of young adults...
  91. ncbi Fibroma of tendon sheath of the infrapatellar fat pad in the knee
    Junkou Okada
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Gunma University Graduate School of Medicine, Gunma, 371 8511, Japan
    Clin Imaging 33:406-8. 2009
    ..Perioperative observation revealed that the tumor was partly adhesive to the anterior knee joint capsule, but not to the patellar tendon...
  92. ncbi Fibroma of tendon sheath originating from the knee joint capsule
    Toshiaki Hitora
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe University School of Medicine, 7 5 1 Kusunoki cho, Chuo Ku, Kobe, Japan
    Clin Imaging 26:280-3. 2002
    We present a rare case of fibroma of the tendon sheath originating from the posterior joint capsule of the knee in a 50-year-old man. Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging revealed a lesion posterior to the medial femoral condyle...
  93. ncbi Cystic ameloblastic fibroma
    A Usubutun
    Department of Pathology, Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 40:512-4. 2002
  94. ncbi Unusual presentation of fibroma of tendon sheath
    S Boms
    Dermatology 214:336-7. 2007
  95. ncbi Cardiac papillary fibroelastoma: a comprehensive analysis of 725 cases
    Ramesh M Gowda
    Division of Cardiology, Long Island College Hospital, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Am Heart J 146:404-10. 2003
    ..DATA COLLECTIONS: Cases, case series and related articles on the subject in all languages were identified through a comprehensive literature search...
  96. ncbi Papillary fibroelastoma of the aortic valve: evaluation with transesophageal echocardiography and magnetic resonance imaging
    Jun Shiraishi
    Second Department of Medicine, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    Jpn Heart J 44:799-803. 2003
    ..The histopathologic diagnosis was papillary fibroelastoma. When a tumor of the aortic valve exists, these examinations are useful in detecting and characterizing the tumor for optimal treatment...
  97. pmc Papillary fibroelastoma of the left atrial wall: a case report
    Murat Bicer
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, University Hospital and Medical Faculty of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Cardiothorac Surg 4:28. 2009
    ..The patient was treated surgically for the prevention of further embolic complications. Pertinent literature is also reviewed for this rare and benign cardiac tumor...
  98. ncbi Intracardiac fibroma in nevoid-basal cell carcinoma (gorlin) syndrome: tissue characterization by strain rate imaging
    Linda B Pauliks
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Echocardiography 23:79-80. 2006
  99. ncbi Superficial acral fibromyxoma: report of two cases
    D V Kazakov
    Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Dermatology 205:285-8. 2002
    ..In conclusion, SAFM represents a distinct entity in the spectrum of cutaneous myxoid tumors. The differential diagnosis of SAFM includes various myxoid neoplasms and tumors with a predilection for distal parts of the extremities...
  100. ncbi [Metaplastic spindle-cell (fibromatosis-like) carcinoma of the breast--report of 4 cases]
    Z Kinkor
    Oddĕlení patologie FN Na Bulovce, Praha
    Cesk Patol 38:164-8. 2002
    ..Differential diagnosis of this unusual variant of metaplastic breast carcinoma is discussed together with related therapeutic issues...
  101. ncbi Elastofibroma dorsi as differential diagnosis in tumors of the thoracic wall
    Clemens Schafmayer
    Department for General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital of Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1501-4. 2006
    ..Histology from the specimen was consistent with elastofibroma dorsi with free resection margins...

Research Grants14

  1. REGULATION OF P53 EXPRESSION BY C7 TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR
    David Strayer; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..C7 is encoded by a gene present in malignant rabbit fibroma virus, MV...
  2. PATHOGENESIS OF MALIGNANT FIBROMATOSIS
    David Strayer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We propose to study the pathogenesis of malignant fibromatosis elicited by malignant rabbit fibroma virus (MV) as a function of the virus ability to manipulate apoptosis and cell cycle progression...
  3. DNASES DURING INFECTION BY VACCINIA AND SHOPE FIBROMA
    Beatriz Pogo; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..along with wild-type virus), (2) to investigate the transitory stimulation of host DNA synthesis with Shope fibroma virus, an agent involved in the etiology of benign tumors, and (3) to develop a cell-free system to study the ..
  4. Cardiac MDCT for Early Triage of Patients with ACS
    Udo Hoffmann; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. Aggressive Periodontitis and Formylpeptide Receptor SNPs
    John Walters; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. A macaque model for AIDS-related oral malignancies
    TIMOTHY ROSE; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Such a model could directly impact the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of this devastating human disease. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. Oxidative DNA Damage, DNA Repair and Oral Cancer
    Chun Yang Fan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..By obtaining a K award, the PI will have the opportunity to develop skills for patient- oriented research under the direction of basic and clinical science mentors. ..
  8. Minimally Invasive Approaches for Craniofacial Surgery
    Maria Troulis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Viral Etiology of Kaposi's sarcoma-like Tumors
    TIMOTHY ROSE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Additional training and focused research in virology would allow Dr. Rose to expand upon his initial discovery and make further significant contributions in the fields of herpesviruses and viral pathogenicity. ..
  10. Uptake of Fluoroquinolones and Tetracyclines by Gingiva
    John Walters; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Strategies that optimize the uptake and distribution of antimicrobial agents should enhance the elimination of invasive pathogens from the periodontium and other types of mucosa. ..
  11. Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy(FNAB) Needle Device
    Vinod Shidham; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Apart from the worldwide market, the potential market in United States alone should exceed $1,500,000 per year. ..
  12. METABOLISM IN NORMAL AND OSTEOARTHRITIC CARTILAGE
    Henry Mankin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..It is further speculated that the study of serine proteinases produced by OA cartilage may have strong implications for the management of this debilitating disease. ..
  13. Angiogenesis and Cardiac Growth as Heart Failure Therapy
    Y Woo; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The candidate's institution, sponsor, and chairman provide a uniquely supportive, high-caliber, educationally stimulating environment highly conducive to the achievement of these goals. ..