OJPed  Vol.3 No.4 , December 2013
Desmoid tumor in a laparotomy scar in a child: Case report and brief literature review
ABSTRACT

Desmoid tumors are rare neoplasms arising at the site of any fascia. Although histologically benign, they can cause local infiltration and they also carry a risk of recurrence. We describe the case of an 11-year-old girl who presented with a desmoid tumor at the site of an old trauma, and we briefly review the literature of this lesion.


Cite this paper
Skondras, J. , Valioulis, P. , Papakonstantinou, D. , Economopoulos, N. , Sourla, A. and Zavras, N. (2013) Desmoid tumor in a laparotomy scar in a child: Case report and brief literature review. Open Journal of Pediatrics, 3, 386-390. doi: 10.4236/ojped.2013.34070.
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