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Research & Reviews  304 results

Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans misdiagnosed as sebaceous adenoma and incompletely rese...
Journal of Clinical Laboratory Analysis; Zhang L, Chen H et. al.

May 28th, 2022 - Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans is extremely rare in children, making a correct diagnosis by clinicians is usually difficult due to its nonspecific manifestations, the recurrence of dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans after resection has always been a...

Increased 68Ga-FAPI Uptake in Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans.
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Yang X, Chen H et. al.

May 24th, 2022 - A 47-year-old woman presented with a 6-month history of palpable masses in the right hip. The patient was subsequently enrolled in our clinical trial of 68Ga-FAPI PET/CT study on tumors. Intense 68Ga-FAPI activities were noted in the right hip les...

A Case of COL1A1-PDGFB Fusion Uterine Sarcoma.
International Journal of Gynecological Pathology : Offici... Hogeboom A, Bárcena C et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - COL1A1-PDGFB gene fusion uterine sarcoma is a recently described entity which shows some overlapping features with dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans. To date, only 4 cases have been reported in the literature. Due to its rarity, succinct clinicopath...

ETS-related Gene (ERG) is Differentially Expressed in Dermatofibroma (Fibrous Histiocyt...
Applied Immunohistochemistry & Molecular Morphology : AIMM; Hengy M, Veenstra J et. al.

May 6th, 2022 - Immunohistochemical staining can be of great utility in differentiating various cutaneous spindle cell neoplasms, particularly when the histomorphologic appearance of the lesions is inconclusive. Nuclear staining for ETS-related gene (ERG), a high...

A pearly nodule on an indurated plaque.
Dermatology Online Journal; Miller A, Siller A et. al.

May 3rd, 2022 - We present an 81-year-old man who presented for evaluation of an indurated plaque with an exophytic, pearly, skin-red-brown colored nodule with central ulceration on his chest that evolved over the course of several months and was initially suspec...

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Guidelines  1 results

Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans.
Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JN... Miller SJ, Alam M et. al.

Mar 7th, 2012 - Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans.|2012|Miller SJ,Alam M,Andersen JS,Berg D,Bichakjian CK,|diagnosis,therapy,

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Drugs  8 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Imatinib in Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans (DFSP)

Jul 29th, 2011 - This study is aimed to investigate the efficacy of imatinib (Glivec) in the treatment of primary and locally relapsed dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP). DFSP is a cutaneous neoplasm well known for its overexpression of the platelet-derived gr...

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News  43 results

Hyperpigmented plaque on back
MDedge Family Medicine;

Feb 3rd, 2022 - Based on the thickness and size of this irregular lesion, a punch biopsy was performed and confirmed the diagnosis of dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP). DFSPs are usually found on the trunk and proximal extremities; they are most often locate.

Erythematous Indurated Nodule on the Forehead
Karan Pandher, MD, Felipe B. Cerci, MD, MSc et. al.

Jan 10th, 2022 - The Diagnosis: Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans Histopathologic examination showed a dermal tumor composed of spindle cells in a storiform arrangement (Figure 1). Immunohistochemistry demonstrated positive CD34 staining of the tumoral cells (Figure.

Dr. Alshaygy on Resection Margin for Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans

Oct 6th, 2021 - Ibrahim S. Alshaygy, MD, MSC, a clinical fellow in Orthopedic Oncology at Mount Sinai Hospital, discusses research suggesting a smaller surgical resection margin for dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP). DFSP is an uncommon continuous tumor wit...

US Study Finds Racial, Gender Differences in Surgical Treatment of Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans

Oct 5th, 2021 - Racial and ethnic disparities persist in the use of Mohs surgery to treat dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, according to the results of a retrospective cohort study of more than 2,000 patients. Current guidelines recommend Mohs micrographic surgery...

U.S. study finds racial, gender differences in surgical treatment of dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans
Heidi Splete

Oct 4th, 2021 - Racial and ethnic disparities persist in the use of Mohs surgery to treat dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, according to the results of a retrospective cohort study of more than 2,000 patients. Current guidelines recommend Mohs micrographic surgery.

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Patient Education  4 results see all →