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Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis in siblings.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16394387     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis (JHF) is a rare, autosomal recessively inherited disorder. We report two siblings with multiple large tumors on the scalp, translucent papules on the nape of the neck, hypertrophic gingiva, and severe flexural contractures of large joints. The histopathology from the skin lesions showed features characteristic of juvenile hyaline fibromatosis. The cases are being reported on account of the extreme rarity of the condition.
L K Gupta; M K Singhi; Mohit Bansal; Rajeev Khullar; Vinod Jain; Dilip Kachhawa
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian journal of dermatology, venereology and leprology     Volume:  71     ISSN:  0378-6323     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol     Publication Date:    2005 Mar-Apr
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-01-05     Completed Date:  2006-03-03     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7701852     Medline TA:  Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  115-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Dermatology, Dr. S. N. Medical College, Jodhpur, India.
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MeSH Terms
Fibroma / diagnosis,  genetics*,  pathology

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