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Elastofibroma
Christopher M. Walker, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          TERMINOLOGY

          • Synonyms

            • Elastofibroma dorsi
          • Definitions

            • Ill-defined fibroelastic pseudotumor affecting elderly patients and occurring mainly in subscapular location
            • Large, coarse elastic fibers on pathology

          IMAGING

          • General Features

            • CT Findings

              • MR Findings

                • Ultrasonographic Findings

                  • Image-Guided Biopsy

                    • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                        PATHOLOGY

                        • General Features

                          • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                            • Microscopic Features

                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                              • Presentation

                                • Demographics

                                  • Natural History & Prognosis

                                    • Treatment

                                      Selected References

                                      1. Hartavi A et al: Elastofibroma Dorsi: Multimodal Imaging. PM R. ePub, 2014
                                      2. Onishi Y et al: FDG-PET/CT imaging of elastofibroma dorsi. Skeletal Radiol. 40(7):849-53, 2011
                                      3. Battaglia M et al: Imaging patterns in elastofibroma dorsi. Eur J Radiol. 72(1):16-21, 2009
                                      4. Ochsner JE et al: Best cases from the AFIP: Elastofibroma dorsi. Radiographics. 26(6):1873-6, 2006
                                      5. Patrikeos A et al: F-18 FDG uptake associated with Elastofibroma dorsi. Clin Nucl Med. 30(9):617-8, 2005
                                      6. Martinoli C et al: US of the shoulder: non-rotator cuff disorders. Radiographics. 23(2):381-401; quiz 534, 2003
                                      7. Siegel MJ: Magnetic resonance imaging of musculoskeletal soft tissue masses. Radiol Clin North Am. 39(4):701-20, 2001
                                      8. Jeung MY et al: Imaging of chest wall disorders. Radiographics. 19(3):617-37, 1999
                                      9. Brandser EA et al: Elastofibroma dorsi: prevalence in an elderly patient population as revealed by CT. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 171(4):977-80, 1998
                                      10. Bianchi S et al: Elastofibroma dorsi: sonographic findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 169(4):1113-5, 1997
                                      11. Kransdorf MJ et al: Elastofibroma: MR and CT appearance with radiologic-pathologic correlation. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 159(3):575-9, 1992
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                                      KEY FACTS

                                      • Terminology

                                        • Imaging

                                          • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                            • Clinical Issues

                                              TERMINOLOGY

                                              • Synonyms

                                                • Elastofibroma dorsi
                                              • Definitions

                                                • Ill-defined fibroelastic pseudotumor affecting elderly patients and occurring mainly in subscapular location
                                                • Large, coarse elastic fibers on pathology

                                              IMAGING

                                              • General Features

                                                • CT Findings

                                                  • MR Findings

                                                    • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                      • Image-Guided Biopsy

                                                        • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                                                          DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                            PATHOLOGY

                                                            • General Features

                                                              • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                • Microscopic Features

                                                                  CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                  • Presentation

                                                                    • Demographics

                                                                      • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                        • Treatment

                                                                          Selected References

                                                                          1. Hartavi A et al: Elastofibroma Dorsi: Multimodal Imaging. PM R. ePub, 2014
                                                                          2. Onishi Y et al: FDG-PET/CT imaging of elastofibroma dorsi. Skeletal Radiol. 40(7):849-53, 2011
                                                                          3. Battaglia M et al: Imaging patterns in elastofibroma dorsi. Eur J Radiol. 72(1):16-21, 2009
                                                                          4. Ochsner JE et al: Best cases from the AFIP: Elastofibroma dorsi. Radiographics. 26(6):1873-6, 2006
                                                                          5. Patrikeos A et al: F-18 FDG uptake associated with Elastofibroma dorsi. Clin Nucl Med. 30(9):617-8, 2005
                                                                          6. Martinoli C et al: US of the shoulder: non-rotator cuff disorders. Radiographics. 23(2):381-401; quiz 534, 2003
                                                                          7. Siegel MJ: Magnetic resonance imaging of musculoskeletal soft tissue masses. Radiol Clin North Am. 39(4):701-20, 2001
                                                                          8. Jeung MY et al: Imaging of chest wall disorders. Radiographics. 19(3):617-37, 1999
                                                                          9. Brandser EA et al: Elastofibroma dorsi: prevalence in an elderly patient population as revealed by CT. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 171(4):977-80, 1998
                                                                          10. Bianchi S et al: Elastofibroma dorsi: sonographic findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 169(4):1113-5, 1997
                                                                          11. Kransdorf MJ et al: Elastofibroma: MR and CT appearance with radiologic-pathologic correlation. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 159(3):575-9, 1992