Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 18 January 2014
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TBX2 blocks myogenesis and promotes proliferation in rhabdomyosarcoma cells
B Zhu, M Zhang, SD Byrum, AJ Tackett, JK Davie - International Journal of Cancer, 2014
Abstract Rhabdomyosarcomas (RMS) are the most frequent soft tissue sarcomas in children that share many features of developing skeletal muscle. We have discovered that a T-box family member, TBX2, is highly up regulated in tumor cells of both major RMS subtypes. ...
[PDF] Successful prevention of tumor lysis syndrome using recombinant urate oxidase in patient with metastasic and bulky prostate rhabdomyosarcoma
A Watanabe, R Tanaka - Case Reports in Clinical Medicine, 2014
Tumor lysis syndrome (TLS) is a life-threatening oncological emergency that frequently occurs in patients with hematological malignancies. It is becoming more common in patients with solid tumors because of advances in molecular targeted therapies. Recombinant ...
Embryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Neck Masquerading as a Congenital Lymphangioma in a Pediatric PatientEmbryonal Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Neck Masquerading as a Congenital Lymphangioma in a Pediatric Patient
J Briddell, C Helwig, WE Wood - International Journal of Pediatric …, 2014
Abstract The diagnosis of lymphangioma is typically based on history, exam, and imaging. Biopsy is rarely sought due to the accuracy of clinical diagnosis. We report a 4 year-old male with Gorlin Syndrome, who presented with a neck mass that was clinically diagnosed as a ...
[PDF] Childhood carcinoma larynx
MZ Islam, AFM Khan - Bangladesh Journal of Otorhinolaryngology, 2014
... 47 cases of laryngeal cancer were identified in children and adolescents with the most common malignancy being rhabdomyosarcoma (42%) then squamous cell carcinoma (27.6%), and then other rare tumors including synovial sarcoma, malignant fibrous, histiocytoma, Non ...
Proton Radiotherapy for Pediatric Sarcoma
MM Ladra, TI Yock - Cancers, 2014
Pediatric sarcomas represent a distinct group of pathologies, with approximately 900 new cases per year in the United States alone. Radiotherapy plays an integral role in the local control of these tumors, which often arise adjacent to critical structures and growing organs...
Rapid Spontaneous Resolution of Fibromatosis Colli in a 3-Week-Old Girl
P Adamoli, P Pavone, R Falsaperla, R Longo, G Vitaliti… - Case Reports in …, 2014
... Neck reactive lymph nodes, abscesses, bronchogene cysts and thyroid lobe dislocation are clinically easily distinguished from fibromatosis as well as malignant conditions such as neuroblastoma, lymphoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, teratoma and fibrosarcoma  and benign ...