"Fibromatosis, Aggressive" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A childhood counterpart of abdominal or extra-abdominal desmoid tumors, characterized by firm subcutaneous nodules that grow rapidly in any part of the body but do not metastasize. The adult form of abdominal fibromatosis is FIBROMATOSIS, ABDOMINAL. (Stedman, 25th ed)
- Fibromatosis, Aggressive
- Aggressive Fibromatoses
- Aggressive Fibromatosis
- Fibromatoses, Aggressive
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Fibromatosis, Aggressive" by people in Profiles.
Shindle MK, Khanna AJ, McCarthy EF, O'Neill PJ, Sponseller PD. Desmoid tumor of the spinal canal causing scoliosis and paralysis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2002 Jun 15; 27(12):E304-7.
Nuyttens JJ, Jenrette JM, Thomas CR. Desmoid tumors in a woman with idiopathic multicentric osteolysis: result of three etiologic factors or coincidence? Am J Clin Oncol. 2000 Aug; 23(4):376-8.
Nuyttens JJ, Rust PF, Thomas CR, Turrisi AT. Surgery versus radiation therapy for patients with aggressive fibromatosis or desmoid tumors: A comparative review of 22 articles. Cancer. 2000 Apr 01; 88(7):1517-23.
Baliga P, Reuben A, Baker R, Baker S, Cofer J, Rajagopalan P. Intestinal transplantation: an early experience. Transplant Proc. 1996 Oct; 28(5):2734-5.