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Case Number : Case 2415 - 2 October 2019 Posted By: Dr. Hafeez Diwan

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14 year-old male with recently enlarging chin nodule.

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Difficult case: the first 2 figures are compatible with myofibroma. The last 2 figures don't really show the characteristic biphasic architecture of myofibroma.

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Meenakshi Batrani

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Top portion resembles myofibroma, the lower portion along the subcutis could be a myopericytoma (which can be vascular or solid type). There is lot of overlap between perivascular myoid tumors with some showing features of both. 

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Dr. Hafeez Diwan

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Portions of this look like myofibroma.  Around the myofibroma there was dense CD34 positivity (in the portion represented by the lower 2 images).  I called this myofibroma with associated CD34 positive spindle cell neoplasm.  The 17:22 translocation was negative.

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