Recurrent aggressive mesenteric desmoid tumor successfully treated with sorafenib: A case report and literature review
Aikaterini Mastoraki, Leon Naar, Alexios Strimpakos, Nikolaos Arkadopoulos, 4th Department of Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Attikon University Hospital, Athens 11527, Greece
Dimitrios Schizas, Michail G Vailas, Natasha Hasemaki, Theodore Liakakos, 1st Department of Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Laikon Hospital, Athens 11527, Greece
Chrysovalantis Vergadis, Department of Radiology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Laikon Hospital, Athens 11527, Greece
George Agrogiannis, 1st Department of Pathology, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens 11527, Greece
Author contributions: Mastoraki A, Naar L and Arkadopoulos N designed the report; Mastoraki A, Schizas D, Hasemaki N and Vergadis C collected the patient’s clinical data; Strimpakos A, Vailas MG and Agrogiannis G provided relevant figures; Mastoraki A, Schizas D, Arkadopoulos N and Liakakos T analyzed the data and wrote the paper.
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Corresponding author: Aikaterini Mastoraki, MD, PhD, Doctor, 4th Department of Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Attikon University Hospital, 1, Rimini Street, Chaidari, Athens 11527, Greece. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: January 8, 2019
Peer-review started: January 8, 2019
First decision: January 26, 2019
Revised: February 22, 2019
Accepted: March 26, 2019
Article in press: March 27, 2019
Published online: April 24, 2019