A case of nodular fasciitis showing cyst-like appearance on MRI

Ryo Somehara

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Abstract

Nodular fasciitis is a benign proliferation of fibroblastic or myofibroblastic cells. This is a case report of nodular fasciitis of the periorbital area in a 2-year-old boy, resembled a cystic tumor on MRI findings. However, it revealed solid fibrous lesion on histopathological findings. Nodular fasciitis can show cyst-like appearance in its early stage, and its character may change as it grows.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)359-362
Number of pages4
JournalJapanese Journal of Clinical Radiology
Volume61
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2016
Externally publishedYes

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Fasciitis
Cysts
Neoplasms

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  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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A case of nodular fasciitis showing cyst-like appearance on MRI. / Somehara, Ryo.

In: Japanese Journal of Clinical Radiology, Vol. 61, No. 2, 01.01.2016, p. 359-362.

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