fibroma

Known as: fibrous tissue tumor, FIBROMA, BENIGN, Fibroma [Disease/Finding] 
A non-metastasizing neoplasm arising from the fibrous tissue. It is characterized by the presence of spindle-shaped fibroblasts.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Primary cardiac tumors are rare but have the potential to cause significant morbidity if not treated in an appropriate… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A papilloma has been observed in wild cottontail rabbits and has been found to be transmissible to both wild and domestic rabbits… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Primary cardiac and pericardial neoplasms are rare lesions and include both benign and malignant histologic types. Myxoma is the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
DEFECTS in the NF1 gene have been implicated in the inherited disorder neurofibromatosis type 1, which is characterized by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Gorlin syndrome is an autosomal dominant disorder that predisposes to basal cell carcinomas of the skin, ovarian fibromas, and… (More)
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1991
1991
A transcriptionally active open reading frame (T2) from Shope Fibroma Virus was recently shown to have striking sequence homology… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A large previously reported family with hyperparathyroidism has been reinvestigated recently because of the occurrence of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Previous observations indicated that the lamellipodium ("leading edge") of fibroblasts contains a dense meshwork, as well as… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
A series of 741 consecutive cases of localized hyperplastic lesions of the gingiva were studied. The lesions were reclassified… (More)
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1976
1976
The non-osteogenic fibroma of bone is comparatively rare, with its tumour character being indeterminate. It is always benign, has… (More)
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