elastofibroma

elastofibroma

 [e-las″to-fi-bro´mah]
a tumor consisting of both elastin and fibrous elements.

e·las·to·fi·bro·ma

(ē-las'tō-fī-brō'mă),
A nonencapsulated slow-growing mass of poorly cellular, collagenous, fibrous tissue and elastic tissue; occurs usually in subscapular adipose tissue of old persons.
[G. elastos, beaten, + L. fibra, -oma tumor]

elastofibroma

/elas·to·fi·bro·ma/ (e-las″to-fi-bro´mah) a rare, benign, firm, unencapsulated tumor consisting of abundant sclerotic collagen and thick irregular elastic fibers.

elastofibroma

[ilas′tōfībrō′mə]
a benign nonencapsulated mass of collagenous, fibrous, and elastic tissue that develops in subscapular fatty tissue in older persons.

elastofibroma

A rare, benign, slow-growing connective-tissue tumour that is most common in the subscapular area of elderly women (female:male ratio, 12.5:1).

e·las·to·fi·bro·ma

(ĕ-las'tō-fī-brō'mă)
A nonencapsulated slow-growing mass of poorly cellular, collagenous, fibrous and elastic tissue; occurs usually in subscapular adipose tissue of old people.
[G. elastos, beaten, + L. fibra, -oma tumor]

elastofibroma

a tumor consisting of both elastin and fibrous elements.
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The histologic picture corresponds to sheets of hypocellular dense collagen, with interspersed mature fat, small vessels, and entrapped nerve fibers; since it is not composed of fibrocartilage, it resembles more of a fibrolipoma, lipomatosis, scar, or elastofibroma.
Hobbs et al (31) found that most cases (10 of 13; 77%) of elastosis or elastofibroma occurred in the colon.
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