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What are dermatofibromas?

Rick Sayegh
Rick Sayegh on behalf of MDLIVE
Internal Medicine
Dermatofibromas represent a benign proliferation of fibroblasts that sometimes occur as a result of trauma or insect bites, but often are idiopathic. Most patients have isolated lesions, although some have up to ten at a time.

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