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A rare case of maxillary nodular fasciitis. Case report and short literature review.
  • MAURO MASSARELLI,
  • Francesco Paparo,
  • SIMONE BENEDETTI
MAURO MASSARELLI
Azienda Ospedaliera Santa Maria di Terni
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Francesco Paparo
Azienda Ospedaliera Santa Maria di Terni
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SIMONE BENEDETTI
Azienda Ospedaliera Santa Maria di Terni
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Abstract

Nodular fasciitis (NF) is a rare benign, rapidly growing, self- limiting condition rarely affecting head and neck district. Following a short Literature review, the authors report a rare case of maxillary Nodular Fasciitis in an elderly, pointing out that in selected cases direct surgery could avoid misdiagnosis, delays and overtreatment.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

25 May 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
25 May 2020Submission Checks Completed
25 May 2020Assigned to Editor
05 Jun 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
17 Jul 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
29 Jul 20201st Revision Received
30 Jul 2020Submission Checks Completed
30 Jul 2020Assigned to Editor
30 Jul 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
05 Aug 2020Editorial Decision: Accept