A case of plantar dermatofibroma

Dae Suk Kim, Yoon Jin Choi, Mi Ryung Roh, Min Geol Lee

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Dermatofibroma is a common benign fibrohistiocytic tumor that occurs anywhere on the body surface, with a propensity for the extremities, usually the lower legs. A 31-year-old male presented with a skin-colored nodule measured 0.5 cm in diameter on the sole of hisfoot A biopsy specimen revealed a poorly defined, nonencapsukted, nodular tumor composed of collagen bundles, fibroblaste and histiocytes, which were consistent with dermatofibroma. Herein we report a case of dermatofibroma on the sole.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1318-1321
Number of pages4
JournalKorean Journal of Dermatology
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Dec

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology


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