Recurrent calcifying aponeurotic fibroma of the thumb: Case report

Jennifer L. Giuffre, Rudy Kovachevich, Allen T. Bishop, Alexander Y. Shin

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Abstract

We present an unusual case report of an aggressive, recurrent calcifying aponeurotic fibroma of the thumb in an adult man with invasion into the distal and proximal phalanges, the skin, the radial and ulnar neurovascular bundles, and the tendons, treated with amputation and an immediate toe-to-thumb transfer.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)110-115
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery
Volume36
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2011

Keywords

  • Calcifying aponeurotic fibroma
  • recurrence
  • thumb

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

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