Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Gross description | Microscopic (histologic) description
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Definition / general
- Extremely rare; see also soft tissue chapter
- 69 year old woman with elastofibroma surrounding an ulcer (Am J Surg Pathol 1985;9:233)
- Gray-white thickened submucosal layer, rubber elastic consistency
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Abundant acellular collagen fibers containing numerous elastic, thick, serrated fibers and globules