Long-term results of treatment of advanced dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP) with imatinib mesylate – The impact of fibrosarcomatous transformation

Volume: 43, Issue: 6, Pages: 1134 - 1141
Published: Jun 1, 2017
Abstract
Background Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP) is rare, infiltrating dermal neoplasm, characterized by indolent growth and low probability of metastases. The first effective systemic therapy in DFSP introduced into clinical practice was imatinib, demonstrating high activity in advanced cases. The aim of the study was to perform an analysis of patients with advanced DFSP treated with imatinib, with or without surgery, in routine clinical...
Paper Details
Title
Long-term results of treatment of advanced dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP) with imatinib mesylate – The impact of fibrosarcomatous transformation
Published Date
Jun 1, 2017
Volume
43
Issue
6
Pages
1134 - 1141
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