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ALLMedicine™ Dermatofibroma Center

Research & Reviews  134 results

Dermoscopy of haemosiderotic/aneurysmal dermatofibroma: A morphological study of 110 ca...
https://doi.org/10.1111/jdv.18664
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venere... Zaballos P, Álvarez-Salafranca M et. al.

Oct 18th, 2022 - Haemosiderotic and aneurysmal dermatofibromas are uncommon and frequently misdiagnosed lesions, which can be considered as different histopathological stages of the same tumour. A dermoscopic diagnosis testing accuracy has not been performed for t...

Dermatofibroma-like dermal non-neural granular cell tumor.
https://doi.org/10.1111/cup.14336
Journal of Cutaneous Pathology; Kim NY, Jang JW et. al.

Oct 1st, 2022 - Non-neural granular cell tumor (NNGCT) is a rare tumor with uncertain lineage. It presents as an asymptomatic polypoid or plaque-like lesion, especially on trunk. Because the granular cells are usually strongly reactive with S-100 stain, conventio...

Shoulder lesion
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/257647/dermatology/shoulder-lesion
MDedge Family Medicine;

Sep 8th, 2022 - A punch biopsy of the lesion was performed and the results were consistent with a dermatofibroma, which is a benign growth. Dermatofibromas may manifest as a pink papule on fair-skinned individuals or a darker brown papule in patients of color.

Atypical presentation of cutaneous meningioma.
https://doi.org/10.1111/cup.14316
Journal of Cutaneous Pathology; Chen A, Hall M et. al.

Aug 24th, 2022 - Cutaneous meningiomas are rare tumors of ectopic meningeal tissue in the dermis or subcutis and are most commonly located on the scalp and around the eyes, ears, nose, and mouth. We present a case of cutaneous meningioma with an unusual presentati...

Cutis Verticis Gyrata
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1113735-print

Jun 1st, 2022 - Practice Essentials Cutis verticis gyrata (CVG) is a descriptive term for a condition of the scalp manifesting as convoluted folds and furrows formed from thickened skin of the scalp resembling cerebriform pattern. Although Alibert first mentioned...

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News  30 results

Shoulder lesion
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/257647/dermatology/shoulder-lesion
MDedge Family Medicine;

Sep 8th, 2022 - A punch biopsy of the lesion was performed and the results were consistent with a dermatofibroma, which is a benign growth. Dermatofibromas may manifest as a pink papule on fair-skinned individuals or a darker brown papule in patients of color.

An 80-year-old patient presents with an asymptomatic firm pink plaque on his shoulder
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/237319/melanoma/80-year-old-patient-presents-asymptomatic-firm-pink-plaque-his
Donna Bilu Martin, MD

Mar 17th, 2021 - Melanoma is a type of skin cancer that arises from melanocytes. According to the American Cancer Society, about 106,110 new melanomas will be diagnosed in the United States in 2021.

Expert Offers Tips for Sorting Out Pink Lesions on Dermoscopy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945115

Feb 2nd, 2021 - Even in the most experienced hands, dermoscopy poses a challenge when the usual pigment clues are lacking to help distinguish melanoma from amelanotic melanoma and pigmented basal cell carcinoma (BCC) from nonpigmented BCC. Dr Jennifer Stein "For ...

Expert offers tips for sorting out pink lesions on dermoscopy
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/235239/melanoma/expert-offers-tips-sorting-out-pink-lesions-dermoscopy
Doug Brunk

Jan 29th, 2021 - Even in the most experienced hands, dermoscopy poses a challenge when the usual pigment clues are lacking to help distinguish melanoma from amelanotic melanoma and pigmented basal cell carcinoma (BCC) from nonpigmented BCC. Copyright Dr.

Sticking His Neck Out Leads to Diagnosis
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/234609/dermatology/sticking-his-neck-out-leads-diagnosis
Joe R. Monroe, MPAS, PA

Jan 14th, 2021 - ANSWER The correct answer is all of the above (choice “d”). DISCUSSION For this patient, there could have been even more items in the differential, including melanoma, Merkel cell carcinoma, or even metastatic (from lung, colon, etc) origin.

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Patient Education  1 results

Cellular Dermatofibroma: Causes, Sy
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/22668-cellular-dermatofibroma

Apr 8th, 2022 - Overview What is a cellular dermatofibroma? Cellular dermatofibromas are a type of dermatofibroma (noncancerous tumor). They appear as firm bumps (nodules), often on your legs. Cellular dermatofibromas extend deeper into your skin’s layers than ot...

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