Agressive fibromatosis involving the mandible--case report and review of the literature.

@article{Seper2005AgressiveFI,
  title={Agressive fibromatosis involving the mandible--case report and review of the literature.},
  author={L{\'a}szl{\'o} Seper and Horst Buerger and Josef Vormoor and Ulrich Joos and Johannes Kleinheinz},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral radiology, and endodontics},
  year={2005},
  volume={99 1},
  pages={30-8}
}
BACKGROUND Aggressive fibromatosis (AF) involving the mandible is rare, and surgery is often complicated by a high recurrence rate. CASE REPORT A 4-year-old boy was referred because of a fast growing painless mass which involved the entire left angle of the mandible. Excisional biopsy revealed AF, and local excision of the tumor was performed. Six months after surgery a recurrence was detected. The tumor was determined to be unresectable and the boy was treated with low-dose chemotherapy… CONTINUE READING