Fibrous hamartoma of infancy at the wrist and the use of MRI in preoperative planning.
Fibrous hamartoma of infancy is an uncommon, self-limiting benign tumour that presents during the first 2 years of life, developing from subcutaneous fibrous tissue proliferation at almost any site. We describe the results of MRI of a lesion at the wrist. The scans enabled a planned surgical resection with the aim of preventing local recurrence without damaging important neurovascular structures.
|Title:||Fibrous hamartoma of infancy at the wrist and the use of MRI in preoperative planning.|
|Keywords:||Hamartoma, Humans, Infant, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Male, Preoperative Care, Wrist|
|UCL classification:||UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences
UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Medical Sciences
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