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Infantile myofibromatosis. Evidence for an autosomal-dominant disorder.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6742314     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Infantile myofibromatosis is a distinct clinicalpathologic entity occurring primarily in neonates and infants either as a single nodular lesion or as a multicentric form. We have recently studied two cases of this disorder in neonates, and a third involving the father of one of these infants, all documented by biopsy. Evidence in support of an autosomal-dominant mode of inheritance for infantile myofibromatosis and of its potential to recur after a long period of quiescence is presented.
T A Jennings; P H Duray; F S Collins; J Sabetta; F M Enzinger
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American journal of surgical pathology     Volume:  8     ISSN:  0147-5185     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Surg. Pathol.     Publication Date:  1984 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-08-01     Completed Date:  1984-08-01     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7707904     Medline TA:  Am J Surg Pathol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  529-38     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Bone Neoplasms / genetics*,  pathology
Infant, Newborn
Leiomyoma / genetics*,  pathology
Neoplasm Metastasis
Neoplasms, Multiple Primary / genetics*
Skin Neoplasms / genetics*,  pathology
Soft Tissue Neoplasms / genetics*,  pathology

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