A prognostic nomogram for prediction of recurrence in desmoid fibromatosis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Decision Support Techniques
  • Fibromatosis, Aggressive
  • Neoplasm Recurrence, Local
  • Nomograms

abstract

  • A postoperative nomogram including only size, site, and age predicts local recurrence and can aid in counseling patients. Systemic therapies may be appropriate for young patients with large, extremity desmoids, but surgery alone is curative for most abdominal wall lesions.

publication date

  • August 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4096320

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/SLA.0b013e31828c8a30

PubMed ID

  • 23532110

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 347

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 258

number

  • 2