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Aggressive Fibromatosis (Desmoid)

A childhood counterpart of abdominal or extra-abdominal desmoid tumors, characterized by firm subcutaneous nodules that grow rapidly in any part of the body but do not metastasize. The adult form of abdominal fibromatosis is FIBROMATOSIS, ABDOMINAL. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Also Known As:
Desmoid; Fibromatosis, Aggressive; Aggressive Fibromatoses; Desmoids; Fibromatoses, Aggressive
Networked: 746 relevant articles (52 outcomes, 85 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
2. Aggressive Fibromatosis (Desmoid)
3. Sarcoma (Soft Tissue Sarcoma)
4. Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
5. Rhabdomyosarcoma

Experts

1. Alman, Benjamin A: 10 articles (07/2013 - 05/2002)
2. Tejpar, Sabine: 7 articles (01/2011 - 04/2002)
3. Dziki, Adam: 7 articles (12/2010 - 01/2006)
4. Kulig, Andrzej: 7 articles (12/2010 - 01/2006)
5. Sygut, Jacek: 7 articles (12/2010 - 01/2006)
6. Ferenc, Tomasz: 7 articles (12/2010 - 01/2006)
7. Nishida, Yoshihiro: 6 articles (12/2015 - 02/2010)
8. Lev, Dina: 6 articles (10/2013 - 05/2007)
9. Ishiguro, Naoki: 5 articles (12/2015 - 02/2010)
10. Coffin, Cheryl M: 5 articles (12/2015 - 03/2007)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Aggressive Fibromatosis:
1. TamoxifenFDA LinkGeneric
2. imatinib (Gleevec)FDA Link
3. meloxicam (Mobic)FDA LinkGeneric
4. Sulindac (Copal)FDA LinkGeneric
5. Estrogens (Estrogen)FDA Link
6. Toremifene (Fareston)FDA Link
7. InterferonsIBA
8. Vinblastine (Vinblastine Sulfate)FDA Link
9. Methotrexate (Mexate)FDA LinkGeneric
10. Doxorubicin (Adriamycin)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Radiotherapy
2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
3. Colectomy
4. Brachytherapy
5. Cryosurgery