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Desmoid tumor - Knee - Gross specimen
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Desmoid tumor - Knee - Gross specimen
  • Case ID: 1170
  • Diagnosis: Desmoid tumor
  • Category: Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Category Type: Fibrous
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Knee
  • Age: 45
  • Sex: F
  • Treatment: Resection
  • Image ID: 5615
  • Image Type: Gross specimen
  • Images relating to this case: 970 , 5612 , 5613 , 5614 , 5615, 5616 .

The patient was taken to the operating room and the desmoid tumor was resected through a popliteal approach. The surgical specimen has been cut in the the pathology lab showing the characteristic whitish appearance of a dense fibrotic tumor, typical of a desmoid tumor.


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