Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma

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Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma

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The terms "Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma" returned 65 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Impairment of lysosomal activity as a therapeutic modality targeting cancer stem cells of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma cell line RD.
 

Author(s): Manuela Salerno, Sofia Avnet, Gloria Bonuccelli, Shigekuni Hosogi, Donatella Granchi, Nicola Baldini

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Rhabdomyosarcoma is the most frequent soft tissue sarcoma in children and adolescents, with a high rate of relapse that dramatically affects the clinical outcome. Multiagent chemotherapy, in combination with surgery and/or radiation therapy, is the treatment of choice. However, the ...

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2014

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A case of primary spindle cell variant of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the prostate.
 

Author(s): Miki Asahina, Tsuyoshi Saito, Atsushi Arakawa, Yoshiyuki Suehara, Tatsuya Takagi, Shin-ichi Hisasue, Kazuo Kaneko, Shigeo Horie, Takashi Yao

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We treated a rare case of spindle cell variant of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) of the prostate of a patient referred to our hospital for gross hematuria. Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging revealed a 4-cm-diameter mass with focal cystic change. Transurethral resection ...

Last Updated: 8 Sep 2014

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The Hippo transducer YAP1 transforms activated satellite cells and is a potent effector of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma formation.
 

Author(s): Annie M Tremblay, Edoardo Missiaglia, Giorgio G Galli, Simone Hettmer, Roby Urcia, Matteo Carrara, Robert N Judson, Khin Thway, Gema Nadal, Joanna L Selfe, Graeme Murray, Raffaele A Calogero, Cosimo De Bari, Peter S Zammit, Mauro Delorenzi, Amy J Wagers, Janet Shipley, Henning Wackerhage, Fernando D Camargo

Journal: Cancer Cell. 2014 Aug;26(2):273-87.

 

The role of the Hippo pathway effector YAP1 in soft tissue sarcomas is poorly defined. Here we report that YAP1 activity is elevated in human embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (ERMS). In mice, sustained YAP1 hyperactivity in activated, but not quiescent, satellite cells induces ERMS with ...

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2014

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The terms "Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the chest wall: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Vijaya V Mysorekar, K Harish, Nalini Kilara, Murali Subramanian, A G Giridhar

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;51(2):274-6.

 

Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma is a soft-tissue sarcoma which has a predilection for the head and neck area, genitourinary tract and the extremities. We report a rare case of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the chest wall in an 8-year-old girl, presenting as a destructive tumor in the rib ...

Last Updated: 8 Jul 2008

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Prenatal sonographic features of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma.
 

Author(s): L S Onderoğlu, A Yücel, K Yüce

Journal: Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. 1999 Mar;13(3):210-2.

 

We describe a case of fetal rhabdomyosarcoma detected during the third trimester of pregnancy by prenatal sonography. At 33 weeks' gestation, sonography performed because of suspected polyhydramnios showed a solid mass of 120 x 54 mm arising from the anterior wall of the fetal thoracic ...

Last Updated: 28 May 1999

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Elucidating the Genetic Basis of the Pleuropulmonary Blastoma (PPB) Familial Cancer Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pleuropulmonary Blastoma; Cystic Nephroma; Sertoli-Leydig Cell Tumor of Ovary; Medulloepithelioma; Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma of Cervix

 

Last Updated: 19 May 2015

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Last Updated: 9 Aug 2013

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