Fibromatosis

Known as: Fibromatoses 
A poorly circumscribed neoplasm arising from the soft tissues. It is characterized by the presence of spindle-shaped fibroblasts and an infiltrative… (More)
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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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2010
Highly Cited
2010
PURPOSE Aggressive fibromatoses (AF; desmoid tumors) are rare clonal neoplastic proliferations of connective tissues that can be… (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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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
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Juvenile hyaline fibromatosis (JHF) and infantile systemic hyalinosis (ISH) are autosomal recessive conditions characterized by… (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
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
Simian retroperitoneal fibromatosis (RF) is a vascular fibroproliferative neoplasm which has many morphological and histological… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Neurofibromatosis type 2 (NF2) is a monogenic dominantly inherited disease predisposing carriers to develop nervous system… (More)
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