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Skin - Nonmelanocytic tumors

Other tumors of skin

Collagenous fibroma

Reviewer: Christopher Hale, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 19 September 2012, last major update August 2012
Copyright: (c) 2001-2012, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.


● Also called desmoblastic fibroblastoma
● Subcutaneous lesion, often with fascial involvement

Case reports

● 65 year old man with mass on index finger (Arch Plast Surg 2012;39:84)

Micro description

● Bland stellate and spindled fibroblasts with collagenous or myxoid matrix

Micro images

Various images

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