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    Chemotherapy for desmoid tumours in association with familial adenomatous polyposis: a report of three cases.
    Can J Surg 1996 Jun;39(3):247-52
    Steve Atanas Stavro Polyposis Registry, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ont.
    Objective: To determine the efficacy of chemotherapy for inoperable desmoid tumours associated with familial adenomatous polyposis.

    Design: A review of three cases of unresectable desmoid tumours and of the literature on the subject.

    Setting: The Steven Atanas Stavro Polyposis Registry at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. Read More
    Dacarbazine-Doxorubicin therapy ameliorated an extremely aggressive mesenteric desmoid tumor associated with familial adenomatous polyposis: report of a case.
    Jpn J Clin Oncol 2008 Mar 26;38(3):222-6. Epub 2008 Feb 26.
    Department of Surgery, Gastroenterological Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University, 2-2 Yamada-oka, Suita-City, Osaka 565-0871, Japan.
    A 30-year-old man with familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) underwent prophylactic proctocolectomy by laparoscopy-assisted surgery. After 10 months, we found an intra-abdominal tumor, which grew rapidly to 25 cm in diameter. We performed an emergency operation, which revealed that it was a desmoid tumor derived mainly from colorectal mesenterium. Read More