Il fibroma localizzato: un raro tumore ad origine pleurica.

Translated title of the contribution: Localized fibroma: a rare tumor of pleural origin

G. D'Elia, G. Lucandri, F. Stipa, P. Graziano, R. Gianotti, D. Castiglia, M. Barreca, P. Mingazzini, V. Ziparo, S. Stipa

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Localized fibroma represents a rare entity arising from the pleura. Currently its histogenesis and clinical behaviour are still controversial. A case of a 64-year-old male is here presented; clinical and histopathological features are then discussed on the basis of a review of the Literature. At present, an en-bloc resection of the tumor, including wide margins of the surrounding lung tissue, seems to be the most appropriate surgical choice.

Translated title of the contributionLocalized fibroma: a rare tumor of pleural origin
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)597-601
Number of pages5
JournalGiornale di Chirurgia
Issue number11-12
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1996

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  • Surgery


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