Abstract

    Open Access Case Report Article ID: GJMCCR-8-224

    Anthracycline-based combination chemotherapy (Doxorubicin and Dacarbazine) for the desmoid tumor in a neoadjuvant setting. Report of a case

    Mahmood S and Divyanshu Dua*

    We report a case of a 41-years-old female with a sporadic abdominal wall desmoid tumor. After a period of 12-months observation, chemotherapy was given with Doxorubicin and Dacarbazine to facilitate minimal surgery. The patient received 4 cycles of chemotherapy. Treatment was well tolerated and resulted in a significant reduction of the tumor size from 48mm to 25mm, 48% reduction. The tumor was surgically resected, and the histopathology from the resected specimen revealed a partial pathological response. At 6 months post-surgery, there is no recurrence or surgical complications.

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    Published on: Apr 26, 2021 Pages: 38-40

    Full Text PDF Full Text HTML DOI: 10.17352/2455-5282.000124
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