Giant recurrent infantile myofi bromatosis of the leg in a 3 year-old

  • MA Youssef
Keywords: Infantile myofi bromatosis, children, management

Abstract



Infantile myofi bromatosis is a rare mesenchymal disorder of infancy and childhood characterised by the formation of tumours in the soft tissues, muscles, bones and viscera. Only 61 cases have been reported in the literature. This paper describes the management of a 3 year-old boy with extensive IMF of the right leg.

Keywords: Infantile myofi bromatosis, children, management

African Journal of Paediatric Surgery Vol. 6 (1) 2009: pp. 52-54
Published
2009-03-09
Section
Articles

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