malignant fibrous histiocytoma
- A soft tissue sarcoma that usually occurs in the limbs, most commonly the legs, and may also occur in the abdomen. Also called malignant fibrous cytoma.
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Malignant fibrous histiocytoma — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 31471 ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = OMIM = 8830/3 MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = radio eMedicineTopic = 420 MeshID = D051677 Malignant fibrous histiocytoma (MFH) is a type of cancer that is the most… … Wikipedia
malignant fibrous histiocytoma — any of a group of malignant neoplasms found mainly in soft tissues in middle aged adults; depending on the tumor location and the classification system, the term is sometimes used synonymously with or as a general term including similar lesions… … Medical dictionary
Malignant fibrous cytoma — is a soft tissue sarcoma that usually occurs in the limbs, most commonly the legs, and may also occur in the abdomen. Also called malignant fibrous histiocytoma. External links Malignant fibrous cytoma entry in the public domain NCI Dictionary of … Wikipedia
malignant fibrous cytoma — A soft tissue sarcoma that usually occurs in the limbs, most commonly the legs, and may also occur in the abdomen. Also called malignant fibrous histiocytoma … English dictionary of cancer terms
fibrous histiocytoma — 1. see benign fibrous h. and malignant fibrous h. 2. dermatofibroma … Medical dictionary
Benign fibrous histiocytoma — Dermatofibroma Classification and external resources ICD 10 D23 (ILDS D23.L62) ICD 9 216.9 … Wikipedia
Malignant rhabdoid tumour — Classification and external resources ICD O: 8963/3 OMIM 609322 MeSH … Wikipedia
histiocytoma — A tumor composed of histiocytes. [histio + G. kytos, cell, + oma, tumor] fibrous h. SYN: dermatofibroma. See dermatofibroma. generalized eruptive h. a rare recurring generalized eruption in ad … Medical dictionary
histiocytoma — n. a tumour that contains macrophages or histiocytes, large cells with the ability to engulf foreign matter and bacteria. See also: fibrosarcoma (malignant fibrous histiocytoma) … The new mediacal dictionary
MFH — malignant fibrous histiocytoma … Medical dictionary