1950
DOI: 10.1093/ajcp/20.2.171
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Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans: Report of Two Cases

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“…Darier and Ferrand, in 1924, are credited with first describing dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, although earlier reports of the lesion appear to exist . Tumors have long been recognized for their distinct clinical presentation and locally aggressive course; the latter initially prompted debate as to whether this merited designation as a true malignancy .…”
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“…Darier and Ferrand, in 1924, are credited with first describing dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, although earlier reports of the lesion appear to exist . Tumors have long been recognized for their distinct clinical presentation and locally aggressive course; the latter initially prompted debate as to whether this merited designation as a true malignancy .…”
Section: Discussionmentioning
confidence: 99%
“…Darier and Ferrand, 18 in 1924, are credited with first describing dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, although earlier reports of the lesion appear to exist. 19 Tumors have long been recognized for their distinct clinical presentation and locally aggressive course 2,3 ; the latter initially prompted debate as to whether this merited designation as a true malignancy. 3 While the characteristic storiform morphology, adnexal-sparing, and "honeycomb" pattern of subcutaneous infiltration has long-been appreciated, 2,3 it was not until the early 1990s that immunoreactivity for CD34 was recognized as distinguishing dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans from related neoplasms.…”
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“…Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans is an unusual, locally invasive, destructive neoplasm of uncertain origin [1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12][13][14][15], which occasionally metastasizes to local lymph nodes or to distant sites [7,. It frequently recurs after surgery, which should entail a wider excision than would otherwise appear necessary.…”
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“…FS areas may be present equally in the recurrences as well as in the metastases. The recurrent and metastatic lesions can, in addition, be composed of the moie pleomorphic areas (1,5,10,11). To our knowledge, thtfre ha.s never been described a primary tumor containing both DFSP and MFS components within one tumor.…”
Section: Discussionmentioning
confidence: 91%