Other Lesions

  • Cyril Fisher
Chapter
Part of the Atlas of Anatomic Pathology book series (AAP)

Abstract

This chapter includes some reactive and metabolic processes as well as nonmesenchymal lesions that may arise in soft tissue locations and resemble or be confused with primary soft tissue tumors.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cyril Fisher
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  1. 1.Department of HistopathologyThe Royal Marsden HospitalLondonUK

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