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ALLMedicine™ Atypical Fibroxanthoma Center

Research & Reviews  293 results

Immunohistochemical ALK Expression in Granular Cell Atypical Fibroxanthoma: A Diagnosti...
https://doi.org/10.1097/DAD.0000000000001931
The American Journal of Dermatopathology; Brown RA, Cloutier JM et. al.

Mar 26th, 2021 - Atypical fibroxanthoma (AFX) is a neoplasm that most commonly occurs on sun-damaged skin of the head and neck in elderly patients and that usually exhibits indolent clinical behavior with complete excision. The granular cell variant of AFX demonst...

Cutaneous mesenchymal tumors treated with Mohs micrographic surgery: a comprehensive re...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijd.15500
International Journal of Dermatology; Rosenfeld DJ, Cappel MA et. al.

Mar 14th, 2021 - Cutaneous mesenchymal tumors (CMT) are rare tumors with wide clinicopathologic heterogeneity. Treatment of malignant cutaneous mesenchymal tumors traditionally includes wide local excision (WLE), though Mohs micrographic surgery (MMS) has been inc...

Cutaneous Sarcomas.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.otc.2020.11.010
Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America; Tillman BN, Liu JC

Feb 19th, 2021 - Cutaneous sarcomas represent a rare group of tumors presenting in the head and neck. In this article, we discuss specific sarcoma tumor types and their presentation, pathogenesis, histologic findings, and management recommendations. Tumors to be r...

Pleomorphic dermal sarcoma: a clinical and histological review of 49 cases.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjoms.2020.09.007
The British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery; Bowe CM, Godhania B et. al.

Jan 14th, 2021 - Pleomorphic dermal sarcoma (PDS) is a rare mesenchymal neoplasm that shares histopathological features with atypical fibroxanthoma (AFX), but has additional features of deep invasion of the superficial subcutis, tumour necrosis, and vascular and p...

Pedunculated atypical fibroxanthomas of the face.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33147677
Dermatology Online Journal; Xiao H, Bittar PG et. al.

Nov 4th, 2020 - Atypical fibroxanthomas are rare, superficial dermal tumors. Most cases are benign and only locally destructive with a low rate of metastasis. Lesions are most commonly found on sun-exposed sites of elderly light-skinned patients and present as as...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  293 results

Immunohistochemical ALK Expression in Granular Cell Atypical Fibroxanthoma: A Diagnosti...
https://doi.org/10.1097/DAD.0000000000001931
The American Journal of Dermatopathology; Brown RA, Cloutier JM et. al.

Mar 26th, 2021 - Atypical fibroxanthoma (AFX) is a neoplasm that most commonly occurs on sun-damaged skin of the head and neck in elderly patients and that usually exhibits indolent clinical behavior with complete excision. The granular cell variant of AFX demonst...

Cutaneous mesenchymal tumors treated with Mohs micrographic surgery: a comprehensive re...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ijd.15500
International Journal of Dermatology; Rosenfeld DJ, Cappel MA et. al.

Mar 14th, 2021 - Cutaneous mesenchymal tumors (CMT) are rare tumors with wide clinicopathologic heterogeneity. Treatment of malignant cutaneous mesenchymal tumors traditionally includes wide local excision (WLE), though Mohs micrographic surgery (MMS) has been inc...

Cutaneous Sarcomas.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.otc.2020.11.010
Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America; Tillman BN, Liu JC

Feb 19th, 2021 - Cutaneous sarcomas represent a rare group of tumors presenting in the head and neck. In this article, we discuss specific sarcoma tumor types and their presentation, pathogenesis, histologic findings, and management recommendations. Tumors to be r...

Pleomorphic dermal sarcoma: a clinical and histological review of 49 cases.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjoms.2020.09.007
The British Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery; Bowe CM, Godhania B et. al.

Jan 14th, 2021 - Pleomorphic dermal sarcoma (PDS) is a rare mesenchymal neoplasm that shares histopathological features with atypical fibroxanthoma (AFX), but has additional features of deep invasion of the superficial subcutis, tumour necrosis, and vascular and p...

Pedunculated atypical fibroxanthomas of the face.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33147677
Dermatology Online Journal; Xiao H, Bittar PG et. al.

Nov 4th, 2020 - Atypical fibroxanthomas are rare, superficial dermal tumors. Most cases are benign and only locally destructive with a low rate of metastasis. Lesions are most commonly found on sun-exposed sites of elderly light-skinned patients and present as as...

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News  9 results

Rapidly Enlarging Neoplasm on the Face
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/203930/dermatopathology/rapidly-enlarging-neoplasm-face?channel=204
Tyler D. Menge, MD, Brian P. Hibler, MD et. al.

Jul 1st, 2019 - The Diagnosis: Atypical Fibroxanthoma Shave biopsy showed the superficial aspect of a highly cellular tumor composed of pleomorphic spindle cells exhibiting storiform growth and increased mitotic activity (Figure 1). The tumor stained positive for.

Make the Diagnosis - December 2018
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicinenews/article/184473/medical-dermatology/make-diagnosis-december-2018
Donna Bilu Martin, MD

Nov 14th, 2018 - Atypical fibroxanthoma (AFX) is a low grade, indolent sarcoma that tends to occur on sun-exposed areas, such as the head and neck. White individuals over aged 50 years are more frequently affected.

A 77-year-old white male with a history of multiple nonmelanoma skin cancers as well as melanoma presented with an asymptomatic pink plaque on the vertex of the scalp.
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/184473/medical-dermatology/december-2018
Donna Bilu Martin, MD

Nov 14th, 2018 - Atypical fibroxanthoma (AFX) is a low grade, indolent sarcoma that tends to occur on sun-exposed areas, such as the head and neck. White individuals over aged 50 years are more frequently affected.

Mohs Micrographic Surgery for Digital Melanoma and Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/164863/melanoma/mohs-micrographic-surgery-digital-melanoma-and-nonmelanoma-skin/page/0/1

May 3rd, 2018 - Comment Mohs micrographic surgery is a specialized technique used in the treatment of cutaneous tumors, including basal cell carcinoma, SCC, melanoma in situ, atypical fibroxanthoma, dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, sebaceous carcinoma, microcysti.

Atypical Fibroxanthoma Arising Within Erosive Pustular Dermatosis of the Scalp
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/148349/nonmelanoma-skin-cancer/atypical-fibroxanthoma-arising-within-erosive/page/0/1

Sep 29th, 2017 - Comment Our case of AFX is unique due to the patient’s atypical presentation of severe pain. Because AFX usually presents asymptomatically, pain is an uncommon symptom.

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