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Hospices Civils de Lyon, Lyon, France
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The Department of Oncology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark.
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Medical Oncology Department, Hospital AC Camargo, São Paulo, Brazil.
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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
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