Clinical outcomes of systemic therapy for patients with deep fibromatosis (desmoid tumor) Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Fibromatosis, Aggressive

abstract

  • Compared with other agents, antiestrogens and anthracycline-containing regimens appear to be associated with a higher radiological response rate against desmoid tumors. Systemic therapy can be successful in patients with desmoid tumors, and is a viable option in lieu of morbid or disabling surgery.

publication date

  • May 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2925106

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.25089

PubMed ID

  • 20187095

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2258

end page

  • 65

volume

  • 116

number

  • 9