8832/0 Dermatofibroma, NOS


Synonyms

Cutaneous histiocytoma, NOS
Dermatofibroma lenticulare
Subepidermal nodular fibrosis
Sclerosing hemangioma

Definitions

Skin
ICD-O-3 topography code: C44

A solitary, slowly growing nodular mass, most often affecting the extremities. It is composed of fibrous and histiocytic cells which infiltrate the dermis and occasionally the underlying subcutaneous tissue. Usually local excision is curative. Recurrences are reported only in a small minority of cases.



Bronchus and lung
ICD-O-3 topography code: C34

A solitary, slowly growing nodular mass, most often affecting the extremities. It is composed of fibrous and histiocytic cells which infiltrate the dermis and occasionally the underlying subcutaneous tissue. Usually local excision is curative. Recurrences are reported only in a small minority of cases.