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Mediastinum rhabdomyosarcoma

MedGen UID:
233686
Concept ID:
C1334677
Neoplastic Process
Synonyms: Mediastinal Rhabdomyosarcoma; mediastinal rhabdomyosarcoma; mediastinum rhabdomyosarcoma; mediastinum rhabdomyosarcoma (disease); rhabdomyosarcoma (disease) of mediastinum; Rhabdomyosarcoma of Mediastinum; rhabdomyosarcoma of mediastinum; Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Mediastinum; rhabdomyosarcoma of the mediastinum
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0002851

Definition

A malignant mesenchymal tumor with skeletal muscle differentiation affecting the mediastinum. [from NCI]

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PubMed

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Etiology

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Diagnosis

Kobayashi K, Hanai N, Yoshimoto S, Saito Y, Homma A
Jpn J Clin Oncol 2023 Aug 30;53(9):743-756. doi: 10.1093/jjco/hyad048. PMID: 37309253Free PMC Article
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Diagn Cytopathol 2021 Aug;49(8):E297-E300. Epub 2021 Feb 9 doi: 10.1002/dc.24717. PMID: 33560576
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Radiographics 2002 May-Jun;22(3):621-37. doi: 10.1148/radiographics.22.3.g02ma17621. PMID: 12006691
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Therapy

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Prognosis

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J Pediatr Surg 2014 Jan;49(1):172-6; discussion 176-7. Epub 2013 Oct 5 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2013.09.049. PMID: 24439604Free PMC Article
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Clinical prediction guides

Faure Conter C, Fresneau B, Thebaud E, Bertrand A, Dijoud F, Rome A, Dumesnil C, Castex MP, Ghanem A, Orbach D
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