External ear tumors - benign / nonneoplastic

Author: Nat Pernick, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 23 February 2018, last major update October 2013

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PubMed Search: Myofibromatosis [title] ear

Cite this page: Pernick, N. Myofibromatosis. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/earmyofibromatosis.html. Accessed June 19th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Usually children and neonates; may be multicentric
  • Benign tumor of skin or superficial soft tissue
  • Excellent prognosis, often involutes spontaneously
Case reports