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Rhabdomyomatous mesenchymal hamartoma: clinical overview and report of a case with spontaneous regression.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20583694     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A case of cutaneous rhabdomyomatous mesenchymal hamartoma in a 6-year-old Afro-Caribbean girl is reported with review of the literature. The lesions were fine, located on the central face and became inapparent after six months. Spontaneous regression of these lesions has not been previously reported. Although rare, continued reporting will facilitate the elucidation of the clinical features and natural history of these lesions and the relationship to disordered embryogenesis.
N P Williams; A Clare Lyn Shue
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The West Indian medical journal     Volume:  58     ISSN:  0043-3144     ISO Abbreviation:  West Indian Med J     Publication Date:  2009 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-06-29     Completed Date:  2010-09-21     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0417410     Medline TA:  West Indian Med J     Country:  Jamaica    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  607-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pathology, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica.
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MeSH Terms
Administration, Topical
Anti-Inflammatory Agents / administration & dosage
Antifungal Agents / administration & dosage
Desonide / administration & dosage
Facial Neoplasms / drug therapy,  pathology*,  surgery
Hamartoma / drug therapy,  pathology*,  surgery
Ketoconazole / administration & dosage
Remission Induction
Rhabdomyoma / drug therapy,  pathology*,  surgery
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-Inflammatory Agents; 0/Antifungal Agents; 638-94-8/Desonide; 65277-42-1/Ketoconazole

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