sarcoma botryoides

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sarcoma botryoides

[sär′kō·mə bä·trē′ȯi·dēz]
(medicine)
A malignant mesenchymoma that forms grapelike structures; most common in the vagina of infants.
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Yilmaz et al., "Oncogene mutation profiling of pediatric solid tumors reveals significant subsets of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma and neuroblastoma with mutated genes in growth signaling pathways," Clinical Cancer Research, vol.
Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma in Mastoid and Middle Ear in a 3-Year-Old Girl: A Rare Case Report .
In conclusion, the case discussed revealed a parameningeal embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma with diffuse skeletal metastases and visceral metastatic calcifications, and highlights the fact that chest radiographs and CT findings may be nonspecific and that the use of Tc-99m MDP scintigraphy is valuable to the diagnosis.
Histological features were suggestive of spindle cell type of Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma. Immunohistochemistry for Myogenin and Myo-D1 were positive following which chemoradiation therapy and enucleation were planned.
Spindle cell variants of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma in the paratesticular region: a report of the Intergroup Rhabdomyosarcoma Study.
6) were positive supporting the diagnosis of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (ERMS).[sup.5]
Myogenin is usually positive in embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma. CD34 positivity is seen in solitary fibrous tumor and vascular neoplasms.
There were four children we met in hospital who didn't make it." Matthew was diagnosed with pelvic embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (soft tissue cancer located in the pelvis) on May 6, 2005, after weeks of being ill with severe constipation and spent the next 11 weeks in hospital.
The patient had a history of a right maxillary embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma that had been treated with chemoradiation 8 years earlier; this suggested a current diagnosis of radiation-induced osteosarcoma (RIO).
Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the lung arising in cystic adenomatoid malformation: a case report and review of literature.
(1) Spindle cell rhabdomyosarcoma (SC-RMS), 1 of the 3 embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma variants, was first recognized in the pediatric population in 1992 by the German-Italian Cooperative Sarcoma Study.
The author reports a case of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the temporal bone with cranial nerve palsies and extension into the parapharyngeal space in a 4-year-old boy.