Extra-Abdominal Fibromatosis (Desmoid Tumor): A Rare Tumor of the Lower Extremity Arising from the Popliteal Fossa. Mehmet Ali Kaygin,1. Extra-abdominal desmoids are deep-seated, benign (noncancerous) tumors. They are very rare tumors. While desmoid tumors do not spread to other parts of. Extra abdominal desmoid fibromatosis is a complex condition with many recognised treatments including active observation, hormonal therapy, chemotherapy.

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We report a case of mammary fibromatosis in an elderly female in which no associated risk factor was discernible.

The patient has remained recurrence free after one year of follow up. Rosen PP, Ernsberger D.

Extra-abdominal fibromatosis: Clinical and therapeutic considerations based on an illustrative case

Desmoid tumors fibromatoses of the breast: Fibromatosis of the breast: Arch Pathol Lab Med. Fibromatosis desmoid tumor of the breast mimicking a case of ipsilateral metachronous breast cancer.


extrabdominal World J Surg Oncol. Enzinger FM, Shiraki M. Musculo-aponeurotic fibromatosis of the shoulder girdle extra-abdominal desmoid. Analysis of thirty cases followed up for ten or more years.

Extra-abdominal fibromatosis: Clinical and therapeutic considerations based on an illustrative case

Primary desmoid tumor Extraabdominal fibromatosis of the breast. Fibromatosis of the breast. Am J Surg Pathol. Extra-abdominal desmoid tumour of the breast: Br J Plast Surg.

Fibromatosis and Desmoid Tumors

Chest wall desmoid tumors: Results of surgical intervention. Chest wall reconstruction after desmoid tumor resection. Micke O, Seegenschmiedt MH. Radiation therapy fibrmoatosis aggressive fibromatosis desmoid tumors: Management of desmoid tumours. The use of indomethacin, sulindac, and tamoxifen for the treatment of desmoid tumors associated with familial polyposis. Expression profiles of sex steroid receptors in desmoid tumours.

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Email this article Login required. Extra abdominal mammary fibromatosis Desmoid tumor of breast in an elderly female. Keywords Desmoid tumor, Mammary fibromatosis, Extra abdominal, Adjuvant radiotherapy. Wilcken N, Tattersall MH. Endocrine therapy for desmoid tumors.


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