Ultrastructural aspects of the dermatofibroma

P. Candiani, R. Rainoldi, M. Sideri, C. Le Grazie, G. De Virgiliis, L. Donati

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The authors describe the ultrastructure of 2 dermatofibromas. Fibroblasts, the prevailing cellular component, showed different aspects related to a grading of their functional activity. No features of collagenogenesis were observed. Mast cells were also present, and nerve endings were found in subepidermal areas.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)249-252
Number of pages4
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1981

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research


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