Nodular fasciitis on the cheek of a child

Deep Patel, Thomas D. Samson, Eric L. Cochran, Andrea L. Zaenglein

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Nodular fasciitis is a benign proliferation of myofibroblastic cells affecting subcutaneous tissue, muscles, and fascia. This rare disorder is most commonly observed on the upper extremity of adults. We present a case of nodular fasciitis of the cheek of a 12-year-old girl.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalPediatric dermatology
StateAccepted/In press - 2021

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Dermatology

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