Fibromatosis, Aggressive

Known as: fibromatosis desmoid, desmoid tumours, Desmoid Fibromatosis 
An insidious, locally aggressive, poorly circumscribed neoplasm arising from the deep soft tissues. It is characterized by the presence of elongated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Imatinib evaluated as a new treatment option in patients with recurrent or established progressive aggressive… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Surgery is still the standard treatment for desmoid-type fibromatosis (DF). Recently, the Institut Gustave Roussy (IGR… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the impact of surgery as first-line treatment on event-free survival (EFS) of primary aggressive… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE To determine the clinical efficacy of imatinib in patients with advanced aggressive fibromatosis (AF) and to identify the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Fibroproliferative processes are a group of disorders in which there is excessive proliferation of spindle (mesenchymal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND This Phase II study was undertaken to assess the activity of methotrexate plus vinblastine in the treatment of… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
The musculoskeletal fibromatoses comprise a wide range of lesions with a common histopathologic appearance. They can be divided… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Aggressive fibromatosis (also called desmoid tumor) occurs as a sporadic lesion or as part of Familial Adenomatous Polyposis… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Aggressive fibromatosis (also called deep fibromatosis or desmoid tumor) is a proliferation of cytologically benign-appearing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Colorectal cancer is the second most common cancer in the United Kingdom and other developed countries in the West. Although it… (More)
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