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Desmoid tumor - Thigh - Gross specimen
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Desmoid tumor - Thigh - Gross specimen
  • Case ID: 250
  • Diagnosis: Desmoid tumor
  • Category: Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Category Type: Fibrous
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Thigh
  • Age: 45
  • Sex: F
  • Treatment: Resection
  • Image ID: 2028
  • Image Type: Gross specimen
  • Images relating to this case: 2025 , 2026 , 2027 , 2028, 2029 .

This photograph of the resected specimen cut open shows a glistening, firm white tumor mass. It cut like shoe leather because of the high concentration of collagen fiber with no evidence of necrotic areas or hemorrhage frequently seen in more malignant tumors.


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