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calcifying

mineralized.

calcifying aponeurotic fibroma
locally aggressive nodular masses that involve membranous bones, particularly those of the canine skull (zygomatic arch), and rarely metastasize. See also multilobular chondroma and osteoma.
calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumor
rare lesion in dogs and cats; epithelial, gingival masses susceptible to surgical excision.
calcifying epithelioma
calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe
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Giant calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe (pilomatrixoma): Imaging features.
Malherbe and Chenantais first described pilomatricoma in 1880 as a benign subcutaneous neoplasm thought to arise from sebaceous glands, and thus it came to be known as a calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe [4].
Tsoitis G, Mandineos C, Kanitakis JC: Perforating calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe with a rapid evolution.
Thomas J, Kathare S: Calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe, a true tumor or malformation?
Pilomatrixoma, also known as pilomatricoma and calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe, is a rare, benign tumor that originates in the cells of the hair follicle matrix.
DISCUSSION: Pilomatricoma is a benign tumour of hair matrical differentiation also known as calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe.
INTRODUCTION: Pilomatrixoma or Calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe is a relatively uncommon benign skin adenexal tumor.
Since then, this uncommon entity has been called calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe (2).
All cases more or less shared the same microscopic features of basaloid cells, ghost cells, calcification, and foreign body type giant cells, presenting features of a calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe (pilomatricoma) (Figure 1).
1) Pilomatricoma, or calcifying epithelioma of Malherbe, was first described in 1880 by Malherbe and Chenantais.