Rhabdomyosarcoma

Phillip A. Letourneau, Richard J. Andrasy

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Abstract

Rhabdomyosarcoma is a primary malignancy in children and adolescents that arises from embryonic mesenchyme with the potential to differentiate into skeletal muscle. Tumors may arise in any location, with prognosis affected by site, histology, local control, and metastatic speed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOperative Pediatric Surgery
Subtitle of host publicationSeventh edition
PublisherCRC Press
Pages716-722
Number of pages7
ISBN (Electronic)9781444165012
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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