Rhabdoid tumor

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Rhabdoid tumor

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Rhabdoid tumor" returned 76 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor in childhood, 15 cases of a single institute experience.
 

Author(s): Maysa Al-Hussaini, Noreen Dissi, Usama Al-Jumaily, Maisa Swaidan

Journal: Turk Patoloji Derg. 2014 ;30(1):43-54.

 

Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor is a rare neoplasm with a distinct cytogenetic profile that predominates in infancy. Many cases show predominance of small cells with scanty rhabdoid cells, making recognition of this tumor difficult. We aim at describing our experience with atypical ...

Last Updated: 22 Jan 2014

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The histone deacetylase inhibitor SAHA acts in synergism with fenretinide and doxorubicin to control growth of rhabdoid tumor cells.
 

Author(s): Kornelius Kerl, David Ries, Rebecca Unland, Christiane Borchert, Natalia Moreno, Martin Hasselblatt, Heribert Jürgens, Marcel Kool, Dennis Görlich, Maria Eveslage, Manfred Jung, Michael Meisterernst, Michael Frühwald

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Rhabdoid tumors are highly aggressive malignancies affecting infants and very young children. In many instances these tumors are resistant to conventional type chemotherapy necessitating alternative approaches.

Last Updated: 27 Jun 2013

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[Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor: case report].
 

Author(s): Fatma Markoç, Reşid Doğan Köseoğlu, Faik Alev Deresoy, Ayşe Burcu Arikan, Fatih Ersay Denız, Erol Öksüz

Journal: Turk Patoloji Derg. 2013 ;29(2):160-3.

 

Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor is a rare highly malignant embryonal tumor of the central nervous system that is often seen in early childhood. It is very important to distinguish it from other brain tumors because it has a very poor prognosis and there are differences in its treatment. ...

Last Updated: 10 May 2013

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The terms "Rhabdoid tumor" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor in adulthood.
 

Author(s): Cyrine Souki, Majdi Abdel-Rhaman, Adnan Qasem, Maysa Al-Hussaini

Journal: Clin. Neuropathol.. ;33(3):245-50.

 

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2014

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Cytomorphology and immunohistochemistry of extrarenal rhabdoid tumor: a case report with review of literature.
 

Author(s): Manjula Jain, Aparna Harbhajanka, S Roy Choudhary

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;54(4):819-21.

 

Extrarenal rhabdoid tumor (ERRT) is a rare, aggressive tumor with extremely poor prognosis. We report a case of ERRT with intraspinal extension in a 1.5-year-old child diagnosed by fine needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) and immunohistochemistry. The child presented with a right lumbar ...

Last Updated: 11 Jan 2012

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Molecularly confirmed primary malignant rhabdoid tumor of the urinary bladder: implications of accurate diagnosis.
 

Author(s): Natasha Savage, Dan Linn, Colleen McDonough, Jeffrey M Donohoe, Arie Franco, Victor Reuter, Paul W Biddinger, Katherine W Eaton, Jaclyn A Biegel, Suash Sharma

Journal: Ann Diagn Pathol. 2012 Dec;16(6):504-7.

 

Malignant rhabdoid tumors (MRTs) are well recognized in the kidney and extrarenal sites such as soft tissues, retroperitoneum, and bladder but are classified as atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors in the central nervous system. The unifying features of both extracranial MRT and atypical ...

Last Updated: 12 Nov 2012

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Phase II Study of Alisertib Therapy for Rhabdoid Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Malignant Rhabdoid Tumor; Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor

 

Last Updated: 10 Nov 2014

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Biomarker Study in Samples From Patients With Malignant Rhabdoid Tumor of the Kidney or Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Brain and Central Nervous System Tumors; Kidney Cancer

 

Last Updated: 14 Oct 2011

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A Study of CD45RA+ Depleted Haploidentical Stem Cell Transplantation in Children With Relapsed or Refractory Solid Tumors and Lymphomas
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ewing Sarcoma; Gastrointestinal Tumor; Germ Cell Tumor; Hepatic Tumor; Lymphoma; Wilms Tumor; Rhabdoid Tumor; Clear Cell Carcinoma; Renal Cell Carcinoma; Melanoma; Neuroblastoma; Rhabdomyosarcoma; Non-rhabdomyosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 8 Aug 2014

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