Pediatric facial masses are infrequently encountered and consequently include a wide differential diagnosis. Desmoplastic fibromas (DFs) are rarely encountered in the maxillofacial region and are hence seldom considered in a child with a facial mass; they are classified as fibrous intraosseous tumors with a poorly understood pathogenesis.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Archives of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2012|
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