TITLE

Recurrent Desmoid Tumor of the Buttock in a Preadolescent Child

AUTHOR(S)
Sarin, Yogesh Kumar
PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
APSP Journal of Case Reports;2012, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study on the recurrence of desmoid tumor of the buttock in a preadolescent child. It is reported that after a year of monitoring, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) result showed that the patient had local recurrence measuring 8 cm x 5 cm infero-laterally to the previous scar. It is suggested that the intra-operative electron radiotherapy (IOERT) in patients with aggressive fibromatosis is feasible with low toxicity and is known to yield good local control rates.
ACCESSION #
74584881

 

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