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Abdominal Fibromatosis

A relatively large mass of unusually firm scarlike connective tissue resulting from active participation of fibroblasts, occurring most frequently in the abdominal muscles of women who have borne children. The fibroblasts infiltrate surrounding muscle and fascia. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Also Known As:
Fibromatosis, Abdominal; Abdominal Fibromatoses; Fibromatoses, Abdominal
Networked: 18 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 1 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
2. Aggressive Fibromatosis (Desmoid)
3. Fibrosarcoma
4. Fibroma (Fibromatosis)
5. Malignant Fibrous Histiocytoma

Experts

1. Kim, Pyeong-Su: 1 article (12/2014)
2. Han, Dong-Seok: 1 article (12/2014)
3. Han, Hye-Seung: 1 article (12/2014)
4. Bang, Ho Yoon: 1 article (12/2014)
5. Vanhoenacker, F M: 1 article (09/2013)
6. Chew, N S: 1 article (09/2013)
7. Le Cesne, A: 1 article (03/2010)
8. Ranchère, D: 1 article (03/2010)
9. Salas, S: 1 article (03/2010)
10. Brouste, V: 1 article (03/2010)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Abdominal Fibromatosis:
1. Sodium Pertechnetate Tc 99m (Pertechnetate)FDA Link
2. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)IBA
3. imatinib (Gleevec)FDA Link
4. tebufenozide (Mimic)IBA
5. beta CateninIBA
6. Proliferating Cell Nuclear Antigen (PCNA)IBA
7. RNA (Ribonucleic Acid)IBA
8. Estradiol (Estrace)FDA LinkGeneric
9. CollagenIBA
10. Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberansIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
2. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
3. Laparotomy
4. Gastrectomy
5. Appendectomy