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Descriptor English:   Histiocytoma, Benign Fibrous 
Descriptor Spanish:   Histiocitoma Fibroso Benigno 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Histiocitoma Fibroso Benigno 
Synonyms English:   Angioma, Sclerosing
Angiomas, Sclerosing
Benign Fibrous Histiocytoma
Benign Fibrous Histiocytomas
Cutaneous Histiocytoma
Cutaneous Histiocytomas
Fibrous Histiocytoma
Fibrous Histiocytoma, Benign
Fibrous Histiocytomas
Fibrous Histiocytomas, Benign
Hemangioma, Sclerosing
Hemangiomas, Sclerosing
Histiocytoma, Cutaneous
Histiocytoma, Fibrous
Histiocytomas, Benign Fibrous
Histiocytomas, Cutaneous
Histiocytomas, Fibrous
Sclerosing Angioma
Sclerosing Angiomas
Sclerosing Hemangioma
Sclerosing Hemangiomas  
Tree Number:   C04.557.450.565.590.425.350
Definition English:   A benign tumor composed, wholly or in part, of cells with the morphologic characteristics of HISTIOCYTES and with various fibroblastic components. Fibrous histiocytomas can occur anywhere in the body. When they occur in the skin, they are called dermatofibromas or sclerosing hemangiomas. (From DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 5th ed, p1747) 
Indexing Annotation English:   benign only; malignant = HISTIOCYTOMA, MALIGNANT FIBROUS; coordinate IM with precoordinated organ/neoplasm term (IM)
See Related English:   Pulmonary Sclerosing Hemangioma
History Note English:   2006 (1994) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BS blood supply BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid CI chemically induced
CH chemistry CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SC secondary SU surgery
TH therapy UL ultrastructure
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   31407 
Unique Identifier:   D018219 

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