Infantile myofibromatosis: Introduction
Infantile myofibromatosis: A benign fibrous tumor that usually occurs in children or infants. The tumor is not cancerous but the location and size of the tumor can cause problems and even death in some cases if certain organs are involved. Tumors can occur in the skin, muscle, internal organs and bone.
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causes, and treatments of Infantile myofibromatosis is available below.
Symptoms of Infantile myofibromatosis
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Home Diagnostic Testing
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- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
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Infantile myofibromatosis: Complications
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Causes of Infantile myofibromatosis
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Disease Topics Related To Infantile myofibromatosis
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Infantile myofibromatosis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Infantile myofibromatosis
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most common symptoms are anal itch (or ...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be...read more »
Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form
of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to...read more »
Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to
consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi.
See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers,...read more »
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Infantile myofibromatosis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Infantile myofibromatosis
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Infantile myofibromatosis: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Infantile myofibromatosis
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Prognosis for Infantile myofibromatosis
Prognosis for Infantile myofibromatosis:
spontaneous regression, reoccurrence after excision and rarely, death in cases of organ involvement are all possible
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Statistics for Infantile myofibromatosis
Infantile myofibromatosis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Infantile myofibromatosis
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Definitions of Infantile myofibromatosis:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Infantile myofibromatosis as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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