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A case of congenital soft tissue chondroma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15863870     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Soft tissue chondromas are rare benign tumors unrelated to bone that arise primarily in the distal extremities, especially in the fingers of middle-aged adults. We report an extremely rare case of congenital soft tissue chondroma, arising in the left great toe of a new-born infant. The present case is, to our knowledge, the first to be described in the dermatologic literature and the second reported case of congenital soft tissue chondroma.
Jung-Ho Ryu; Eun-Joo Park; Kwang-Ho Kim; Kwang-Joong Kim
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of dermatology     Volume:  32     ISSN:  0385-2407     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Dermatol.     Publication Date:  2005 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-05-02     Completed Date:  2005-06-03     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7600545     Medline TA:  J Dermatol     Country:  Japan    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  214-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, Hallym University, Anyang, Korea.
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MeSH Terms
Biopsy, Needle
Chondroma / congenital*,  pathology*,  surgery
Follow-Up Studies
Rare Diseases
Risk Assessment
Soft Tissue Neoplasms / congenital*,  pathology*,  surgery
Treatment Outcome

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