Gland Surg 2017 Feb;6(1):89-92
Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA.
Desmoid tumors are fibroblastic connective tissue tumors that most commonly develop within the anterior abdominal wall. The etiology of desmoid tumors has not been well defined; however, hereditary, hormonal, traumatic, and surgery-related causes have been implicated. Desmoid tumors are believed to arise from musculoaponeurotic structures. Read More