Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 153--155

Chest wall fibromatosis with congenital muscular torticollis: Two forms of deep fibromatosis in a child


Sachit Anand1, Anjan K Dhua1, Veereshwar Bhatnagar1, Devasenathipathy Kandasamy2, Sudheer Arava3 
1 Department of Pediatric Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Radiodiagnosis, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
3 Department of Pathology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Anjan K Dhua
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Room No. 4002, Teaching Block, AIIMS, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi - 110 029
India

Desmoid tumors (fibromatosis) are intermediate grade, locally aggressive soft-tissue tumors. A rare case of chest wall fibromatosis in a girl with congenital muscular torticollis is being reported. This report also highlights the need for long-term surveillance in such cases, despite being a benign pathology.


How to cite this article:
Anand S, Dhua AK, Bhatnagar V, Kandasamy D, Arava S. Chest wall fibromatosis with congenital muscular torticollis: Two forms of deep fibromatosis in a child.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2018;23:153-155


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Anand S, Dhua AK, Bhatnagar V, Kandasamy D, Arava S. Chest wall fibromatosis with congenital muscular torticollis: Two forms of deep fibromatosis in a child. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2018 [cited 2020 Aug 4 ];23:153-155
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