Desmoid tumors in a woman with idiopathic multicentric osteolysis: Result of three etiologic factors or coincidence?

Joost J. Nuyttens, Joseph M. Jenrette, Charles R. Thomas

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Desmoid tumors developed on the toes of a young woman with idiopathic multicentric osteolysis (IMO) after amputation of the toenails. A summery of IMO is given, and a review of literature for the etiologic factors of desmoid tumors is added.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)376-378
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Clinical Oncology: Cancer Clinical Trials
Issue number4
StatePublished - Dec 1 2000



  • Aggressive fibromatosis
  • Desmoid tumor
  • Idiopathic multicentric osteolysis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research

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