Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma

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Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma

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The terms "Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma" returned 99 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Stage 1 embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the female genital tract: a retrospective clinical study of nine cases.
 

Author(s): Guangwen Yuan, Hongwen Yao, Xiaoguang Li, Hongjun Li, Lingying Wu

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The aim of the study is to investigate the clinical features, treatments, and prognosis of stage 1 embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the female genital tract.

Last Updated: 8 Feb 2017

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Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the perineum in an adult: a case report.
 

Author(s): Sidy Ka, Freddy Gnangnon, Mamadou Moustapha Dieng, Doudou Diouf, Jaafar Thiam, Pape Macoumba Gaye, Ahmadou Dem

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We report the case of an adult patient with embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the perineum admitted to our practice at Joliot Curie Institute in Dakar. It is a rare tumor at this age and has a bad prognosis at this localization.

Last Updated: 21 Dec 2016

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The Hippo effector TAZ (WWTR1) transforms myoblasts and TAZ abundance is associated with reduced survival in embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma.
 

Author(s): Abdalla Mohamed, Congshan Sun, Vanessa De Mello, Joanna Selfe, Edoardo Missiaglia, Janet Shipley, Graeme I Murray, Pete S Zammit, Henning Wackerhage

Journal: J. Pathol.. 2016 Sep;240(1):3-14.

 

The Hippo effector YAP has recently been identified as a potent driver of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (ERMS). Most reports suggest that the YAP paralogue TAZ (gene symbol WWTR1) functions as YAP but, in skeletal muscle, TAZ has been reported to promote myogenic differentiation, whereas ...

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2016

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The terms "Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Spindle cell embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the prostate in an adult patient - case report and review of clinicopathological features.
 

Author(s): Hans-Ulrich Schildhaus, Suvi Lokka, Werner Fenner, Jens Küster, Ingrid Kühnle, Ernst Heinmöller

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Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the prostate in an adult is a very rare event with only a few cases published. Diagnosis usually occurs with advanced disease frequently already with metastatic spread. In adults prognosis is very poor, therefore early diagnosis is crucial. To date, only ...

Last Updated: 30 Jun 2016

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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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Last Updated: 11 Jul 2017

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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; Goiter; Sarcoma; Pineoblastoma; Pituitary Tumors; Wilms Tumor

 

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2017

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Proton RT for the Treatment of Pediatric Rhabdomyosarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Rhabdomyosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 2 Mar 2017

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