Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic doctors have extensive experience diagnosing and treating solitary fibrous tumors. Because solitary fibrous tumors are rare, not all doctors are experienced in treating them.

Mayo Clinic Cancer Center meets strict standards for a National Cancer Institute comprehensive cancer center, which recognizes scientific excellence and a multidisciplinary approach to cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., and Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for cancer by U.S. News & World Report.

Oct. 14, 2016
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