What are types of benign fibroblastic/myofibroblastic tumors?

Updated: Dec 03, 2018
  • Author: Vinod B Shidham, MD, FRCPath; Chief Editor: Omohodion (Odion) Binitie, MD  more...
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Benign fibroblastic/myofibroblastic tumors include the following:

  • Nodular fasciitis
  • Proliferative fasciitis
  • Proliferative myositis
  • Myositis ossificans
  • Fibro-osseous pseudotumor of digits
  • Ischemic fasciitis
  • Elastofibroma
  • Fibrous hamartoma of infancy
  • Fibromatosis colli
  • Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis
  • Inclusion body fibromatosis
  • Fibroma of tendon sheath
  • Desmoplastic fibroblastoma
  • Mammary-type myofibroblastoma
  • Calcifying aponeurotic fibroma
  • Angiomyofibroblastoma
  • Cellular angiofibroma
  • Nuchal-type fibroma
  • Gardner fibroma
  • Calcifying fibrous tumor

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