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Paucicellular Fibroma of the Ascending Aorta.

Aorta (Stamford) 2021 Oct 12. Epub 2021 Oct 12.

Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Manhasset, New York.

Primary tumors of the aorta are extremely rare. To the best of our knowledge, herein, we present the first case in the literature of a paucicellular fibroma originating from the aortic wall. Read More

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October 2021

Leiomyoma originating from left round ligament presents as symptomatic inguinal hernia.

Clin Case Rep 2021 Jul 19;9(7):e04445. Epub 2021 Jul 19.

1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Faculty of Medicine National and Kapodistrian University of Athens "Alexandra" Hospital Athens Greece.

Leiomyomas may develop at extra-uterine locations and pose diagnostic dile mmas. This is a case of a fibroma originating from the left round ligament presenting as a symptomatic inguinal hernia. Read More

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Pseudotumoral Endometriotic Nodule.

J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2021 Jul 2. Epub 2021 Jul 2.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (Drs. Engels and Karampelas). Electronic address:

Study Objective: To demonstrate a rare case of a pediculated endometriotic nodule that was initially diagnosed as a solid adnexal mass.

Design: We present a stepwise narrated demonstration of our laparoscopic technique.

Setting: We present a case report of a patient aged 44 years, gravida 2 para 2, who was diagnosed with a solid (adnexal) mass during a gynecologic examination. Read More

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Endoscopic Resection of a Toe Web Fibroma That Was Mimicking a Morton's Neuroma.

Tun Hing Lui

J Foot Ankle Surg 2021 Jul-Aug;60(4):866-869. Epub 2021 Mar 1.

Consultant, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, North District Hospital, Sheung Shui, New Territories, Hong Kong. Electronic address:

Fibroma of tendon sheath is a rare benign tumor originating in the tendon or tendon sheath. It most commonly occurs in upper extremity and rarely presents in the foot. In this report, a case of fibroma of tendon sheath in the web space with Morton's neuroma-like symptoms was presented. Read More

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Giant desmoid tumour of abdominal wall: resection and reconstruction by posterior component separation.

BMJ Case Rep 2021 Jan 28;14(1). Epub 2021 Jan 28.

Department of General Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar, India.

Management of large abdominal wall desmoid tumours is complicated due to the unpredictable behaviour of desmoids and the need for laborious reconstruction of the abdominal wall after wide local excision. A multidisciplinary team approach, including surgeons, oncologists and plastic surgeons, is necessary for proper management. This case highlights the diagnostic and surgical challenges related to the reconstruction of abdominal wall defect, after radical excision of a 30×30×25 cm desmoid tumour, originating from left rectus muscle. Read More

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January 2021

[Resection of a Desmoid Tumor Originated from Greater Omentum with No History of Open Surgery].

Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 2020 Dec;47(13):2147-2149

Dept. of Gastroenterological Surgery, Osaka Saiseikai Senri Hospital.

Here we report a case of a 41-year-old male patient who underwent resection of a desmoid tumor originating from the greater omentum with no history of open surgery. An elastic hard mass was palpated in the left upper abdomen, but there were no abnormalities on serum chemical tests, including tumor markers. Computed tomography showed a parenchymal tumor located near the descending colon. Read More

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December 2020

Recurrent calcifying aponeurotic fibroma of the hand: managing a rare hand tumour in an evolving healthcare landscape.

BMJ Case Rep 2021 Jan 11;14(1). Epub 2021 Jan 11.

Department of Plastic Surgery, St Thomas' Hospital, London, UK.

Calcifying aponeurotic fibroma (CAF) is a rare benign tumour originating from the aponeuroses of tendons and their bony insertions. A 15-year-old student presented to his general practitioner with a 1-year history of a progressively enlarging painless finger swelling. The lesion was excised by the local paediatric orthopaedic service and recurred over the course of the following 4 months. Read More

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January 2021

Transverse colonic volvulus due to mesenteric fibromatosis: a case report.

BMC Gastroenterol 2021 Jan 6;21(1):11. Epub 2021 Jan 6.

Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Kindai University Faculty of Medicine, Osaka-Sayama, Osaka, 589-8511, Japan.

Background: Colonic volvulus, a condition in which a colonic segment partially twists around its base, is the third leading cause of large bowel obstruction after colonic neoplasms and diverticular disease. However, volvulus of the transverse colon is the rarest type of large intestinal volvulus. Moreover, the occurrence of transverse colonic volvulus secondary to a benign tumor originating from outside the intestine has never been reported. Read More

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January 2021

Misdiagnosis of ligamentoid fibromatosis of the small mesenteric: A case report.

World J Clin Cases 2020 Nov;8(22):5758-5764

Department of General Surgery, Shougang Hospital, Peking University, Beijing 100041, China.

Background: Ligamentoid fibromatosis is a rare borderline tumor that occurs in the muscles, fascia, and aponeurosis. It is a kind of soft tissue tumor of fibrous origin, also known as invasive fibromatosis, desmoid fibroma, neurofibromatosis, . The tumor is between benign and malignant tumors and rarely has distant metastasis. Read More

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November 2020

CRYODESMO-O1: A prospective, open phase II study of cryoablation in desmoid tumour patients progressing after medical treatment.

Eur J Cancer 2021 01 5;143:78-87. Epub 2020 Dec 5.

Service de radiologie interventionnelle, Hôpitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, France.

Background: Desmoid tumours (DTs) are rare tumours originating from musculoaponeurotic structures. Although benign, they may be locally aggressive, leading to pain and disability. European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) guidelines recommend frontline watchful waiting and medical treatment in progressing tumours. Read More

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January 2021

Desmoplastic Fibroma of the Skull in an Infant: A Case Report.

Neurol Sci Neurosurg 2020 8;1(2). Epub 2020 Oct 8.

Department of Neurosurgery, Sohar Hospital, Oman.

Desmoplastic fibromas are rare benign bone tumors occurring primarily in long bones and mandible. In this case report, we present a desmoplastic fibroma originating from the left frontal bone. This is an exceptionally rare presentation of this pathology and the associated imaging and pathologic slides are highly educational. Read More

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October 2020

[Tumors affecting the temporomandibular joint - a literature review].

Bull Cancer 2020 Nov 12;107(11):1186-1198. Epub 2020 Oct 12.

University Lille, CHU de Lille, service de chirurgie maxillo-faciale et stomatologie, U1008 - Controlled Drug Delivery Systems and Biomaterial, Inserm, 59000 Lille, France.

Benign and malign tumors can affect the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) as any other articulation. Nevertheless, TMJ tumors are rare and mostly benign. Their clinical expression is varied including symptomatology similar to TMJ dysfunctional disorders, otologic or neurologic pathologies. Read More

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November 2020

Fibroma-like perivascular epithelioid cell tumor: a rare case in a long bone.

Skeletal Radiol 2021 Apr 18;50(4):821-825. Epub 2020 Sep 18.

Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, 400 Parnassus Ave, A-367, San Francisco, CA, 94143, USA.

Fibroma-like perivascular epithelioid cell (PEComa) tumor is an extremely rare family of mesenchymal tumors composed of cells co-expressing melanocytic and myogenic markers. To date, 13 cases of primary bone PEComa have been reported in the literature and five reported fibroma-like PEComas were found in the soft tissues of patients with tuberous sclerosis (TSC). However, no fibroma-like PEComa has been reported in bone, either sporadic or TSC-associated. Read More

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Reversible decreased ovarian reserve after conservative ovarian surgery for benign lesion other than endometrioma - case report.

Prz Menopauzalny 2020 Jul 13;19(2):104-107. Epub 2020 Jul 13.

Department of Normal and Topographic Anatomy, West Kazakhstan Marat Ospanov Medical University, Aktobe, Kazakhstan.

A 36-year-old woman presented with abdominal pain and diagnosed provisionally as complicated ovarian cyst. The trans-vaginal ultrasound (TVS) done for the studied woman showed, well-defined solid mass, measuring 10 × 8 cm related to the anterior uterine wall most probably subserous uterine leiomyoma or ovarian fibroma. The TVS finding of left solid mass was confirmed by the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Read More

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Primary ovarian rhabdomyosarcoma coexisting with Pseudo-Meigs' syndrome in a young patient: a case report and brief literature review.

Turk Pediatri Ars 2020 19;55(2):203-206. Epub 2020 Jun 19.

Department of Pathology, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, İzmir, Turkey.

Primary rhabdomyosarcoma is one of the malignant soft tissue sarcomas of childhood originating from embryonic mesenchyme. The tumor can occur in the head, neck region, and limbs, and genitourinary system. Primary ovarian rhabdomyosarcoma is an extremely rare malignancy with a few documented pediatric patients in the literature. Read More

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Onychomatricoma Presenting as a Dystrophic Right Great Toenail: Case Report and Review.

Cureus 2020 May 3;12(5):e7946. Epub 2020 May 3.

Dermatology, San Diego Family Dermatology, National City, USA.

Onychomatricoma is a rare, benign nail matrix tumor. It most frequently occurs on one of the first three fingers of the dominant hand or the big toe in middle-aged women. Our patient presented with a 10-year history of a progressive thickening of her right great toenail; it bled easily and was intermittently painful. Read More

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Novel pathogenic alterations in pediatric and adult desmoid-type fibromatosis - A systematic analysis of 204 cases.

Sci Rep 2020 02 25;10(1):3368. Epub 2020 Feb 25.

Gerhard-Domagk-Institute of Pathology, Münster University Hospital, Münster, Germany.

Desmoid-type fibromatosis (DTF, aggressive fibromatosis) is a non-metastasizing mesenchymal neoplasm of deep soft tissue with a tendency towards local recurrence. Genetic alterations affecting canonical Wnt/β-catenin signaling are reported in the majority of DTF. While most sporadic DTF harbor somatic mutations in CTNNB1, germline mutations in adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) are known to occur in hereditary DTF types (FAP, Gardner-Syndrome). Read More

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February 2020

Ovarian Fibroma Commonly Misdiagnosed as Uterine Leiomyoma.

Gynecol Minim Invasive Ther 2020 Jan-Mar;9(1):36-38. Epub 2019 Sep 18.

Department of Normal and Topographical Anatomy, Marat Ospanov, West Kazakhstan State Medical University, Aktobe, Kazakhstan.

Ovarian fibroma usually misdiagnosed preoperatively as uterine leiomyoma. A 36-year-old woman, presented with abdominal pain and vomiting, provisionally diagnosed as complicated ovarian cyst. The transvaginal ultrasound and Doppler showed left solid adnexal mass with preserved ovarian blood flow. Read More

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September 2019

Seminal Vesicle Tumor Microenvironment.

Adv Exp Med Biol 2020 ;1296:309-318

Department of Urologic Robotic Surgery and Renal Transplantation, University of Florence, Careggi Hospital, Florence, Italy.

Primary diseases of the seminal vesicles (SV) are very rare entities.Nonneoplastic lesions of the seminal vesicles include amyloidosis, inflammation, calcification and calculi, radiation-induced changes, and basal cell proliferation.Seminal vesicles are frequently involved by tumors originating elsewhere, in particular by prostatic adenocarcinoma, urothelial carcinoma, and rectal adenocarcinoma. Read More

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Sinonasal Chondromyxoid Fibroma: Case Report and Literature Review.

Cureus 2019 Oct 5;11(10):e5841. Epub 2019 Oct 5.

Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA.

Chondromyxoid fibroma (CMF) is a rare, benign neoplasm of the chondroid, myxoid, and fibrous tissue. It characteristically affects the lower extremity long bones, although it may rarely arise within the craniofacial skeleton. We report the diagnosis and management of a 31-year-old male with a large, incidentally discovered CMF originating from the sphenoid sinus. Read More

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October 2019

Peeled off water chestnut in the knee.

J Clin Orthop Trauma 2019 Nov-Dec;10(6):1073-1076. Epub 2019 Aug 31.

Department of Orthopaedics, SMS Medical College, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

Fibroma of tendon sheaths (FTS) is an uncommon soft tissue tumour which arises from the synovial sheath of tendons. We report a histologically proven case with intrarticular 'fibroma of tendon sheath' originating from the joint capsule of the knee, an even rarer entity, in a middle-aged female presenting with knee pain, swelling with limited range of motion. MRI and arthroscopy studies revealed an intra-articular mass originating from the synovial membrane with lobulated contours. Read More

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Chondroblastic osteosarcoma-A case report and review of literature.

Clin Case Rep 2020 Nov 30;8(11):2097-2102. Epub 2019 Sep 30.

Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology Manav Rachna Dental College Faridabad Haryana India.

Osteosarcoma is the most common malignancy of mesenchymal cells mostly originating within long bones, but rarely in the jaws. This report illustrates a case of chondroblastic osteosarcoma in the region of anterior maxilla in a 58-year-old male patient previously treated for ossifying fibroma of the same site. Read More

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November 2020

Desmoid Tumor at the Site of Endometriosis Surgery, Coincident with the Use of Oral Contraceptives.

J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2019 Nov - Dec;26(7):1396-1399. Epub 2019 Jun 7.

Surgical Oncology (Drs. Emoto, Kawai, and Ishihara), The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan.

Desmoid tumors, which are often estrogen-dependent, frequently develop in surgical wounds. Here we report the case of 33-year-old woman with a 4-cm solid mass detected in her left adnexal area. She had previously undergone a laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis at age 29 years and had been using a combined oral contraceptive (COC) to prevent recurrence. Read More

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An Unusual Presentation of Ovarian Fibroma Originating from an Autoamputated Ovary.

Gynecol Minim Invasive Ther 2019 Jan-Mar;8(1):40-43. Epub 2019 Jan 23.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fukushima Red Cross Hospital, Fukushima, Japan.

We describe an extremely rare case of an unusually presented ovarian fibroma adherent to the sigmoid colon originating from an autoamputated ovary. A 64-year-old woman was referred to our hospital with an abnormal shadow that was approximately 4 cm in diameter in the pelvic cavity detected on abdominal X-ray imaging. Computed tomography demonstrated an irregularly shaped tumor with calcification in the pelvic cavity. Read More

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January 2019

[Resection of a Desmoid Tumor Originating from the Greater Omentum after Surgery for Colon Cancer and Liver Metastasis-A Case Report].

Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 2018 Dec;45(13):2444-2446

Dept. of Surgery, Suita Municipal Hospital.

Here, we report the case of a 66-year-old male patient who previously underwent resection of sigmoid colon cancer and its liver metastasis. His follow-up contrast-enhanced CT scan revealed a mass shadow at around the gastrosplenic ligament, which gradually increased in size. Because it could not be pathologically diagnosed by transgastric EUS-FNA, en bloc resection wasperformed surgically for the tumor in the greater omentum. Read More

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December 2018

Intra-articular nodular fasciitis of the proximal interphalangeal joint of a finger: A case report.

Hand Surg Rehabil 2019 02 27;38(1):74-78. Epub 2018 Oct 27.

Service de chirurgie plastique, reconstructrice et esthétique-brûlés-chirurgie de la main, CHU de Bordeaux, groupe hospitalier Pellegrin, centre François-Xavier-Michelet, place Amélie-Raba-Léon, 33076 Bordeaux cedex, France; Service de chirurgie plastique et chirurgie de la main, CHU de Poitiers, université de Poitiers, 2, rue de la Milétrie, 86000 Poitiers, France.

Nodular fasciitis is a benign reactive lesion, often mistaken for a soft-tissue sarcoma in clinical practice. Involvement of the finger is rare, and a finger joint even rarer. We report on the clinical, radiological and histological features of intra-articular nodular fasciitis in a 52-year-old man, originating from the proximal interphalangeal joint of the right ring finger, with cortical erosion of adjacent bone. Read More

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February 2019

Chondromyxoid fibroma of the temporal bone: A case report and review of the literature.

World J Clin Cases 2018 Dec;6(16):1210-1216

Department of Radiology, the Affiliated Hospital of Qingdao University, Qingdao 266000, Shandong Province, China.

Background: Chondromyxoid fibroma (CMF) is a rare benign bone tumour of cartilaginous origin, which usually affects the metaphysis of the long bone. Involvement of the temporal bone is extremely rare. Patients with CMF in the temporal bone can present some neurological deficits due to involvement of surrounding neural structures. Read More

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December 2018

[Excision of a Left Ventricular Papillary Fibroelastoma via Right Thoracotomy with a Small Skin Incision].

Kyobu Geka 2018 10;71(11):937-941

Department of Surgery II, Yamagata University, Yamagata, Japan.

A 75-year-old woman was referred to our hospital for surgical treatment of a left ventricular mass. Echocardiography demonstrated a mobile left ventricular mass originating from the apex of the anteroseptal wall. Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging showed low signal intensity on T1 images and high signal intensity on T2 images. Read More

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October 2018

A Challenging Case of Intracardiac Leiomyomatosis Accompanied by Pseudo-Meigs Syndrome Originating from Uterine Leiomyoma.

Ann Vasc Surg 2019 Feb 11;55:309.e5-309.e8. Epub 2018 Sep 11.

Department of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery, Yeungnam University Medical Center, Daegu, Korea. Electronic address:

Background: Pseudo-Meigs syndrome is an unusual condition involving pelvic tumors, excluding ovarian fibroma, and is associated with ascites and hydrothorax. Pseudo-Meigs syndrome originating from uterine leiomyoma is an even rarer condition. Intravenous leiomyomatosis originating from uterine tumors, which extend from the inferior vena cava to the right heart chambers, is also extremely rare. Read More

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February 2019

[Papillary Fibroelastoma Arising from Chordae Tendineae of the Mitral Valve Chordae;Report of a Case].

Kyobu Geka 2018 Aug;71(8):630-632

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Niigata Prefectural Shibata Hospital, Shibata, Japan.

Cardiac papillary fibroelastoma is a rare primary cardiac tumor arising from any part of the endocardium. In particular, papillary fibroelastoma originating from the mitral valve chordae is very rare. A 66-year-old man was hospitalized for a left ventricular tumor. Read More

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