Extremity and trunk desmoid tumors: A multifactorial analysis of outcome Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • General Surgery
  • Neoplasms

abstract

  • Attempts to achieve negative resection margins may result in unnecessary morbidity and may not prevent local recurrence. Operations that preserve function and structure should be the primary goal, because the presence of residual disease cannot be clearly shown to impact adversely on 5-year disease free or overall survival.

publication date

  • November 15, 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0142(19991115)86:10<2045::AID-CNCR23>3.0.CO;2-F

PubMed ID

  • 10570430

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2045

end page

  • 52

volume

  • 86

number

  • 10