Elastofibroma dorsi: radiologic findings in 12 patients.

@article{Naylor1996ElastofibromaDR,
  title={Elastofibroma dorsi: radiologic findings in 12 patients.},
  author={Matthew Francis Naylor and Antonio Geraldo Nascimento and Andrew D. Sherrick and Richard A. McLeod},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={1996},
  volume={167 3},
  pages={683-7}
}
OBJECTIVE We report radiologic findings in 12 patients with elastofibroma dorsi to heighten radiologist awareness of the imaging characteristics of these benign, often asymptomatic lesions. Because these lesions can usually be diagnosed on the basis of their imaging characteristics, increased awareness of these characteristics will decrease misdiagnosis of these lesions as malignancies and avoid unnecessary biopsies and surgeries. MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the… CONTINUE READING