Fibromatosis, Plantar

Known as: Ledderhose's Disease, fibromatosis plantar, Plantar Fibromatosis 
A superficial fibromatosis arising from soft tissue of the plantar regions. It is characterized by the presence of spindle-shaped fibroblasts… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Plantar fibromatosis is a rare, hyperproliferative, benign lesion of the plantar aponeurosis with an unknown cause… (More)
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2005
2005
Palmar-plantar fibromatosis, the most common type of fibromatosis, is well recognized in the adult population, but many… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND The incidence of plantar fibromatosis (PF) is unknown. Sometimes PF tends to recur repetitively after surgical… (More)
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1999
1999
The analogies between plantar fibromatosis and Dupuytren's disease (palmar fibromatosis) are well known. The latter is clinically… (More)
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1999
1999
Plantar fibromatosis is a rare, benign lesion involving the plantar aponeurosis. Eleven patients (13 feet) underwent 24… (More)
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1994
1994
PURPOSE To define the magnetic resonance (MR) imaging characteristics of plantar fibromatosis. MATERIALS AND METHODS Sixteen… (More)
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1989
1989
Plantar fibromatosis is a relatively uncommon benign disease characterized by bilateral nodular thickening of the plantar fascia… (More)
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1985
1985
A case of plantar fibromatosis that responded to five monthly intralesional steroid injections is reported. Improvement was noted… (More)
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1985
1985
A family in which three siblings developed plantar fibromatosis is described. This occurrence confirms the importance of heredity… (More)
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1985
1985
Plantar fibromatosis characteristically is found in the central and medial bands of plantar fascia, although it has been reported… (More)
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