Desmoid fibromatosis in children and adolescents: A conservative approach to management Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Fibromatosis, Aggressive
  • Watchful Waiting

abstract

  • Our findings support a conservative initial approach in the management of desmoid fibromatosis. In patients at risk for morbid procedures, upfront resection should be reserved for select tumors that demonstrate aggressive growth or cause serious symptoms.

publication date

  • January 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2012.10.017

PubMed ID

  • 23331794

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 62

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 48

number

  • 1