solitary fibrous tumor


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sol·i·tar·y fi·brous tu·mor

a benign tumor of fibrous tissue that usually arises in the pleural space on other sites.
Synonym(s): benign mesothelioma
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Solitary fibrous tumor in the parapharyngeal space.
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Clinical behavior of solitary fibrous tumors of the pleura.
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The morphologic and immunohistochemical features of this mass were highly consistent with the diagnosis of solitary fibrous tumor of the parapharyngeal space.
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The tumor was morphologically consistent with a solitary fibrous tumor.
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