Mesenteric desmoid tumor

Case contributed by Jeremy Jones
Diagnosis certain


Generalized abdominal pain and a left sided mass.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male

Large left-sided abdominal mass with soft-tissue attenuation.

Case Discussion

Mesenteric desmoid tumors are bland fibrous tumors that have an association with familial adenomatous polyposis. In this case, there was no such association with confirmation of histology at percutaneous ultrasound-guided biopsy.

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