Isolated giant mesenteric fibromatosis (intra-abdominal desmoid tumors). Case report

Spiridakis, Konstantinos and Panagiotakis, Georgios and Grigoraki, M. and Kokkinos, I. and Papadakis, Theodora and Kokkinakiss, T. and Kandylakis, S. (2008) Isolated giant mesenteric fibromatosis (intra-abdominal desmoid tumors). Case report. Il giornale di chirurgia, 29 (10). pp. 413-416. ISSN 1971-145X

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A rare case of isolated giant mesenteric fibromatosis is presented. The tumor originated from the fibrous mesenteric tissue. The patient underwent laparotomy because of abdominal discomfort and subocclusive symptoms due to the giant mass. Differential diagnosis of mesenteric masses is discussed and the Authors also review the literature concerning this rare disease.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Fibromatosi mesenterica, Tumori desmoidi, Chirurgia
Subjects: 600 Tecnologia - Scienze applicate > 610 Medicina e salute (Classificare qui la tecnologia dei servizi medici) > 617 Rami vari della medicina; Chirurgia
Depositing User: Nadia Del Gobbo
Date Deposited: 03 Feb 2016 11:08
Last Modified: 03 Feb 2016 11:08

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