Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma

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Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma

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The terms "Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma" returned 100 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors Antagonize Distinct Pathways to Suppress Tumorigenesis of Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma.
 

Author(s): Terra Vleeshouwer-Neumann, Michael Phelps, Theo K Bammler, James W MacDonald, Isaac Jenkins, Eleanor Y Chen

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Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (ERMS) is the most common soft tissue cancer in children. The prognosis of patients with relapsed or metastatic disease remains poor. ERMS genomes show few recurrent mutations, suggesting that other molecular mechanisms such as epigenetic regulation might ...

Last Updated: 5 Dec 2015

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Cervical embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma and ovarian Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor with congenital absence of unilateral ovary.
 

Author(s): Rubu Sunku, Rajan Duggal, Firuza D Patel, Bhavana Rai, Radhika Srinivasan, Raje Nijhawan

Journal: J Cancer Res Ther. ;11(3):654.

 

We report this first case of synchronous cervical rhabdomyosarcoma and Sertoli-Leydig cell tumor (SLCT) of ovary with congenital absence of unilateral ovary and fallopian tube in a 16-year-old female patient. A review of the English-language literature identified only six cases of ...

Last Updated: 13 Oct 2015

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MURC/cavin-4 Is Co-Expressed with Caveolin-3 in Rhabdomyosarcoma Tumors and Its Silencing Prevents Myogenic Differentiation in the Human Embryonal RD Cell Line.
 

Author(s): Fiorella Faggi, Silvia Codenotti, Pietro Luigi Poliani, Manuela Cominelli, Nicola Chiarelli, Marina Colombi, Marika Vezzoli, Eugenio Monti, Federica Bono, Giovanni Tulipano, Chiara Fiorentini, Alessandra Zanola, Harriet P Lo, Robert G Parton, Charles Keller, Alessandro Fanzani

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The purpose of this study was to investigate whether MURC/cavin-4, a plasma membrane and Z-line associated protein exhibiting an overlapping distribution with Caveolin-3 (Cav-3) in heart and muscle tissues, may be expressed and play a role in rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS), an aggressive ...

Last Updated: 19 Jun 2015

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The terms "Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma" returned 3 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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Prostatic embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma in adults. A clinicopathologic review.
 

Author(s): P M Waring, R C Newland

Journal: Cancer. 1992 Feb;69(3):755-62.

 

Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the prostate is a rare, highly malignant tumor that occurs predominantly in male infants and children, in whom it is the most common prostatic sarcoma. Six cases occurring in adults have been published, and the authors report three additional cases. The ...

Last Updated: 20 Feb 1992

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Combination Chemotherapy With or Without Temsirolimus in Treating Patients With Intermediate Risk Rhabdomyosarcoma
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma; Botryoid-Type Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma; Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma; Rhabdomyosarcoma; Sclerosing Rhabdomyosarcoma; Spindle Cell Rhabdomyosarcoma; Untreated Childhood Rhabdomyosarcoma

 

Last Updated: 26 Aug 2016

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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: 28 Jul 2016

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Last Updated: 9 Aug 2013

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