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Abstract | Full HTML Article | PDF ecancer 8 464 / https://doi.org/10.3332/ecancer.2014.464

Case Report

Recurrent aggressive fibromatosis of the chest wall

A 57-year-old woman with a previous history of aesthetic surgery for breast reduction presented with a subcutaneous mass in the right axilla. A CT scan showed a solid mass on the chest wall, and she underwent surgical resection with a diagnosis of aggressive fibromatosis. After a 10-month period of follow-up, a local recurrence occurred, and in accordance with the up-to-date approach, the recurrence has been treated with a conservative approach (medical treatments) with good control of the symptoms and downsizing of the lesion.

Keywords: recurrent fibromatosis, chest, treatments

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