Breast - nonmalignant
Inflammatory / infectious
Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis

Author: Hind Nassar, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 27 July 2017, last major update April 2010

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PubMed Search: Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis breast

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Definition / general
Terminology
  • Previously called nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy
Case reports
Treatment
Clinical images

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Arm, courtesy of Dr. Mark R. Wick

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Fibrocollagenous thickening of dermis with clefts in reticular dermis and perivascular plasmacytic dermal infiltrate
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Breast skin, courtesy of Dr. Mark R. Wick



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H&E

H&E, alcian blue, CD68, CD34


Thigh skin