The initial diagnosis from an outside hospital was dermatofibrosarcoma
protruberans is another rare skin cancer, which begins in the middle layer of skin, the dermis.
8 SGB V zu Imatinib, in den Indikationen chronische myeloische Leukmie, akute lymphatische Leukmie, myelodysplastische/myeloproliferative Erkrankungen, fortgeschrittenes hypereosinophiles Syndrom und/oder chronische eosinophile Leukmie, Dermatofibrosarcoma
CD34 and Bcl2 positivity aids in distinguishing the SFTs from benign fibrous histiocytoma, dermatofibrosarcoma
protuberance, myofibroma, fibroma, inflammatory pseudotumours, mesothelioma and neurogenic tumours.
Hamartoma, lymphadenoma, angiomyofibroblastoma, cellular angiofibroma, sarcomas, angiomyxoma and dermatofibrosarcoma
protuberans are other differential diagnosis.
In addition, the imatinib mesylate tablets have been approved for adult patients with hypereosinophilic syndrome (HES) and/or chronic eosinophilic leukemia (CEL), adult patients with unresectable, recurrent and/or metastatic dermatofibrosarcoma
protuberans, as well as for adjuvant treatment of adult patients following complete gross resection of Kit (CD117) positive gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GIST) .
Based on clinicopathological correlation, a diagnosis of dermatofibrosarcoma
protuberans was made and she was referred to surgeon for deep excision with wide margins.
Bednar tumour, first described by Bednar in 1957, is a pigmented variant of dermatofibrosarcoma
A clinical diagnosis of dermatofibrosarcoma
protuberans was made.
Los diagnosticos diferenciales mas importantes son las formas agresivas de neoplasia fibrohistiocitica, incluyendo el dermatofibrosarcoma
protuberans, el fibrohistiocitoma maligno y el leiomiosarcoma (3,4).
protuberans (DFSP) is a rare dermal malignancy affecting the deep dermis and subcutaneous tissues.
3-9) Clinical differential diagnosis includes the nodular variant of chromoblastomycosis, keloids, xanthomas, fibromas, Kaposi's sarcoma, neurofibromas and dermatofibrosarcoma