Infantile myofibromatosis – a clinical and pathological diagnostic challenge
- Author(s): Mota, Fernando;
- Machado, Susana;
- Moreno, Filipa;
- Barbosa, Telma;
- Selores, Manuela
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.5070/D3234034632
Infantile myofibromatosis is a rare disorder offibroblastic/myofibroblastic proliferation andrepresents the most frequent type of mesenchymaltumor in the neonatal period and primary infancy.Three clinical types have been described: solitary,multicentric, and generalized (with visceralinvolvement). A correct characterization of thehistopathology is essential to diagnose theseneoplasias in early infancy. We present a case ofmulticentric infantile myofibromatosis with regressionover time.