Testing & Diagnosis for Desmoid Tumor in Children

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Contact the Bone and Soft Tissue Tumor Program

  • 617-355-6021
  • International: +1-617-355-5209
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How is a Desmoid tumor diagnosed?

In addition to a complete medical and physical examination, the most conclusive diagnostic procedure for Desmoid tumor is a biopsy, a tissue sample from the tumor taken through a simple surgical procedure.

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