Aggressive Fibromatosis

Common Name(s)

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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Condition Specific Organizations

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 41 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Aggressive fibromatosis of the oral cavity in a 5 year old boy: a rare case report.
 

Author(s): Keerthi Krishnankutty Nair, Kanad Chaudhuri, Ashok Lingappa, Ranjani Shetty, Pramod Gujjar Vittobarao

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Fibrous tissue proliferations express a wide spectrum of histologic and morphologic variation in both infants and adults. This ranges from hypertrophic scar formation at one end to malignant fibrosarcoma at the other end of the spectrum. Aggressive fibromatosis is an intermediate ...

Last Updated: 18 Aug 2017

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AKT1 and BRAF mutations in pediatric aggressive fibromatosis.
 

Author(s): Cristina Meazza, Antonino Belfiore, Adele Busico, Giulio Settanni, Nicholas Paielli, Luca Cesana, Andrea Ferrari, Stefano Chiaravalli, Maura Massimino, Alessandro Gronchi, Chiara Colombo, Silvana Pilotti, Federica Perrone

Journal: Cancer Med. 2016 06;5(6):1204-13.

 

Aside from the CTNNB1 and adenomatous polyposis coli (APC) mutations, the genetic profile of pediatric aggressive fibromatosis (AF) has remained poorly characterized. The aim of this study was to shed more light on the mutational spectrum of pediatric AF, comparing it with its adult ...

Last Updated: 28 Jun 2016

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Early experience: high-intensity focused ultrasound treatment for intra-abdominal aggressive fibromatosis of failure in surgery.
 

Author(s): Wen-Peng Zhao, Zhi-Yu Han, Jing Zhang, Xiao-Ling Yu, Zhi-Gang Cheng, Xiang Zhou, Ping Liang

Journal: Br J Radiol. 2016 Jun;89(1062):20151026.

 

The study was conducted to describe ultrasound-guided high-intensity focused ultrasound (USgHIFU) ablation in the treatment of intra-abdominal aggressive fibromatosis in seven patients who had failed surgery.

Last Updated: 20 May 2016

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Aggressive Fibromatosis" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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: 7 Oct 2015

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Pediatric aggressive fibromatosis: a retrospective analysis of 13 patients and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Saskia Buitendijk, Cees P van de Ven, Ton G Dumans, Jan C den Hollander, Peter J Nowak, Wim J Tissing, Rob Pieters, Marry M van den Heuvel-Eibrink

Journal: Cancer. 2005 Sep;104(5):1090-9.

 

Aggressive fibromatosis (AF) is a soft tissue tumor and is rare in childhood, with high potential for local invasiveness and recurrence. General recommendations for the clinical management of pediatric patients with AF remain undetermined.

Last Updated: 29 Aug 2005

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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: 13 Oct 2017

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Last Updated: 5 Apr 2017

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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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