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Plantar fibromatosis and bilateral flexion contractures: a review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1622023     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Plantar fibromatosis is a benign multinodular lesion occurring in the plantar fascia. It is generally an asymptomatic lesion or may occasionally cause discomfort or pain in the foot. We present a man who has bilateral flexion contractures of his great toes as a result of his plantar fibromatosis. A review of the literature indicates that this is a very rare presentation of plantar fibromatosis.
D A Classen; L N Hurst
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of plastic surgery     Volume:  28     ISSN:  0148-7043     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann Plast Surg     Publication Date:  1992 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-08-05     Completed Date:  1992-08-05     Revised Date:  2009-11-19    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7805336     Medline TA:  Ann Plast Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  475-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada.
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MeSH Terms
Dupuytren Contracture / etiology*
Fibroma / complications*
Foot Diseases / complications*

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