Skeletal Radiology

, Volume 37, Issue 6, pp 499–503 | Cite as

Superficial acral fibromyxoma: a report of two cases with radiological findings

  • Winny Varikatt
  • Judy Soper
  • Garry Simmons
  • Chandra Dave
  • Jack Munk
  • Fiona Bonar
Review Article


Superficial acral fibromyxoma is a recently described soft tissue neoplasm with a predilection for the tips of the fingers and toes. As such it must be included in the radiological differential diagnosis of soft tissue lesions eroding bone in this location. The radiological features of this distinctive tumour have not so far been described. We report two cases with radiological and histopathological features.


Superficial acral fibromyxoma Radiology Histopathology Differential diagnosis 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Winny Varikatt
    • 1
  • Judy Soper
    • 2
  • Garry Simmons
    • 3
  • Chandra Dave
    • 4
  • Jack Munk
    • 5
  • Fiona Bonar
    • 6
  1. 1.ICPMRWestmead HospitalSydneyAustralia
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyRoyal Prince Alfred HospitalSydneyAustralia
  3. 3.Barrett and Smith PathologyOrangeAustralia
  4. 4.Campeltown Public HospitalCampeltownAustralia
  5. 5.Parks District HospitalOrangeAustralia
  6. 6.Douglass Hanly Moir PathologyNorth RydeAustralia

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