Aggressive Fibromatosis

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Aggressive Fibromatosis

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The Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation

Dedicated to funding research to find a cure for desmoid tumors

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Aggressive Fibromatosis" for support, advocacy or research.

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The Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation

Dedicated to funding research to find a cure for desmoid tumors

http://www.dtrf.org

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Aggressive Fibromatosis" returned 48 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Aggressive fibromatosis in the infratemporal fossa presenting as trismus: a case report.
 

Author(s): Sunil Munakomi

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Here we report a very rare entity of an infratemporal region aggressive fibromatosis in a 23-year-old Tharu man who had presented with the symptoms of painless but progressive trismus.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Safety and efficacy of intralesional steroid injection for aggressive fibromatosis.
 

Author(s): Dumnoensun Pruksakorn, Sratwadee Lorsomradee, Areerak Phanphaisarn, Pimpisa Teeyakasem, Jeerawan Klangjorhor, Parunya Chaiyawat, Natapong Kosachunhanun, Jongkolnee Settakorn, Olarn Arpornchayanon

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Treatment of recurrent aggressive fibromatosis (AF) following surgical resection is a clinical challenge. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) have been reported to be an effective option for controlling the disease. However, long-term NSAID use can result in unfavorable ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Effective treatment of aggressive fibromatosis with celecoxib guided by genetic testing.
 

Author(s): Shanshan Yang, Xufu Wang, Haiping Jiang, Yongjie Wang, Zhuokun Li, Haijun Lu

Journal: Cancer Biol. Ther.. 2017 Oct;18(10):757-760.

 

Aggressive fibromatosis (AF) or desmoid tumors is an aggressive fibroblastic proliferation which is locally invasive but can not metastasize. The treatment of AF is challenging. Surgery was the main treatment modality for AF in the past, other strategies including radiotherapy, systemic ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Aggressive Fibromatosis" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Misdiagnosis of aggressive fibromatosis of the abdominal wall: A case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Xiaoxia Liu, Shan Zong, Yingli Cui, Ying Yue

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Mar;97(10):e9925.

 

Aggressive fibromatosis (AF) of abdominal wall is also called desmoid tumor, ligament tumor, fibrous tissue tumor hyperplasia, tendon membrane fibroma or soft tissue ligament fibroma, etc. Aggressive fibromatosis of abdominal wall was first described by MacFarlane in 1832, and it ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Aggressive laryngeal fibromatosis: A case report and brief review.
 

Author(s): Enam Murshed Khan, Arpita Sutradhar, Sougata Bandopadhay

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. ;14(2):465-467.

 

We describe a rare case of aggressive fibromatosis of the larynx occurring in a 72-year-old man. The lesion manifested with complaints of dyspnea and stridor. A computerized tomographic scan of the neck revealed irregular polypoidal growth invading right vocal cord, crossing midline. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Locally Aggressive De Novo Spinal Fibromatosis: Case Report and Review of the Literature.
 

Author(s): Murat Sakir Eksi, Huseyin Kemal Turkoz, Emel Eksi, Akın Akakin, Zafer Orkun Toktas, Deniz Konya

Journal: Turk Neurosurg. 2015 ;25(5):818-23.

 

Fibromatosis is a benign lesion, which originates from proliferating fibroblasts. Although fibromatosis is a benign tumor, it is locally aggressive and invasive. Spinal presentation of fibromatosis is very rare, and case reports are the only source of the clinical knowledge. Herein, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

National Clinical-biological Prospective Cohort of Incident Cases of Aggressive Fibromatosis (ALTITUDES)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Aggressive Fibromatosis

 

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2018

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Last Updated: 18 Jul 2018

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PAZOPANIB Efficacy and Tolerance in Desmoids Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Progressive Desmoids Tumors

 

Last Updated: 4 Oct 2017

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