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[Ultrasonography of dorsal elastofibroma. Apropos of 6 cases].

  title={[Ultrasonography of dorsal elastofibroma. Apropos of 6 cases].},
  author={V. Baudrez and J. Malghem and B. C. van de Berg and C. Lebon and F. Lecouvet and B. Maldague},
  journal={Journal de radiologie},
  volume={79 6},
  • V. Baudrez, J. Malghem, +3 authors B. Maldague
  • Published 1998
  • Medicine
  • Journal de radiologie
  • Elastofibroma dorsi is a benign soft-tissue tumor. Its sub- and pre-scapular location and its appearance on CT and MRI generally lead to the diagnosis. We have analyzed with sonography 6 elastofibromas in 4 patients; the diagnosis was confirmed with CT scan or MRI. Some sonography imaging features supported the diagnosis of elastofibroma dorsi. In all the cases, (1) the tumor occurred typically in a sub- and pre-scapular location, and (2) showed a streaky echostructure (3). A similar… CONTINUE READING
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