Spinal fibromatosis: a report of two cases and review of the literature.

@article{Shakur2013SpinalFA,
  title={Spinal fibromatosis: a report of two cases and review of the literature.},
  author={Sophia F. Shakur and Ippei Takagi and Jamie A. Jacobsohn and Barbara M Golden and Dean G Karahalios},
  journal={The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society},
  year={2013},
  volume={13 8},
  pages={e1-6}
}
BACKGROUND CONTEXT Spinal fibromatosis is a unique subset of fibromatosis that is only anecdotally described in the literature in sporadic case reports. According to our review of the literature, only 11 cases of spinal fibromatosis have been previously documented. This paucity of clinical data limits our understanding of its presentation and treatment. PURPOSE The authors present the first two cases of spinal fibromatosis encountered at their institution, and review the literature of… CONTINUE READING