Chapter 51. Soft Tissue Lumps

  1. John M. Hutson AO, BS, MD (Monash), MD, DSc (Melb), FRACS, FAAP (Hon) Chair of Paediatric Surgery General Surgeon and Urologist Professor of Paediatric Surgery1,2,
  2. Michael O'Brien MB, BCh, BAO, PhD, FRCSI (Paed), FRACS (Paed) Paediatric Urologist3,
  3. Alan A. Woodward MBBS, FRCS, FRACS General Surgeon and Urologist3 and
  4. Spencer W. Beasley MBChB (Otago), MS (Melb), FRACS Professor of Paediatric Surgery4

Published Online: 14 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300109.ch51

Jones' Clinical Paediatric Surgery: Diagnosis and Management, Sixth Edition

Jones' Clinical Paediatric Surgery: Diagnosis and Management, Sixth Edition

How to Cite

Hutson, J. M., O'Brien, M., Woodward, A. A. and Beasley, S. W. (eds) (2009) Soft Tissue Lumps, in Jones' Clinical Paediatric Surgery: Diagnosis and Management, Sixth Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300109.ch51

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Australia

  2. 2

    Royal Children's Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

  3. 3

    Department of Paediatric Urology, Royal Children's Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia

  4. 4

    Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405162678

Online ISBN: 9781444300109

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Keywords:

  • soft tissue lumps - childhood cutaneous and subcutaneous lesions;
  • dermoid cysts - epithelium and adnexal structures;
  • pilomatrixoma;
  • Molluscum contagiosum - pox virus;
  • epidermal and pilar cysts;
  • hypertrophic scars and keloids;
  • neurofibromatosis;
  • soft-tissue sarcomas

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Warts

  • Molluscum contagiosum

  • Epidermal and pilar cysts

  • Dermoid cysts

  • Pilomatrixoma

  • Naevus sebaceous

  • Hypertrophic scars and keloids

  • Ganglia

  • Neurofibromatosis

  • Fibromatosis

  • Soft-tissue sarcomas

  • Further reading