Self-Healing Generalized Infantile Myofibromatosis with Elevated Urinary bFGF

Authors


Alain Taïeb M.D. Department of Pediatric Dermatology, Pellegrin Hospital, 33 076 Bordeaux, France, or email: christine.labreze@chu-aquitaine.fr.

Abstract

We report a case of generalized infantile myofibromatosis with favorable outcome despite systemic involvement. Elevated urinary bFGF levels during the active phase of the disease suggested an angiogenic stimulation in the pathogenesis of myofibromatosis.

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