Deletion (5q) in a desmoid tumor of a patient with Gardner's syndrome.

@article{Dangel1994DeletionI,
  title={Deletion (5q) in a desmoid tumor of a patient with Gardner's syndrome.},
  author={Alissa R Dangel and Anna Maria Meloni and Henry T. Lynch and Avery A. Sandberg},
  journal={Cancer genetics and cytogenetics},
  year={1994},
  volume={78 1},
  pages={94-8}
}
Desmoid tumors are associated with as many as 20% of cases of familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) and Gardner's syndrome. In the present study, four specimens from different regions of a massive intraabdominal desmoid tumor from a 23-year-old white male with Gardner's syndrome were analyzed cytogenetically. Two different clonal abnormalities were observed… CONTINUE READING