Diffuse infantile fibromatosis

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Diffuse infantile fibromatosis is a condition affecting infants during the first 3 years of life. It is usually confined to the muscles of the arms, neck, and shoulder area.[1]:607 There is a multicentric infiltration of muscle fibers with fibroblasts resembling those seen in aponeurotic fibromas.[1]:607

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  1. ^ a b James, William; Berger, Timothy; Elston, Dirk (2005). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. (10th ed.). Saunders. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.