Recent Papers on Rhabdomyosarcoma – 20 August 2014
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Defective RAGE activity in embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma cells results in high PAX7 levels that sustain migration and invasiveness
S Chiappalupi, F Riuzzi, S Fulle, R Donato, G Sorci - Carcinogenesis, 2014
Abstract Rhabdomyosarcoma is a muscle-derived malignant tumor mainly affecting childhood. The most frequent variant, embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (ERMS) is characterized by overexpression of the transcription factor, PAX7 which prevents ERMS ...
Breast metastasis in an adult woman with alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma of the ethmoid sinus
SD Raj, KM Raj, S Krishnamurthy, A Brahmaroutu… - Radiology Case Reports, 2014
Abstract A new breast mass was identified in an adult woman undergoing treatment for a
known ethmoid sinus alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma. Histopathological evaluation revealed
alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma metastatic to the breast. Alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma, ...
Brain metastases in patients diagnosed with a solid primary cancer during childhood: experience from a single referral cancer center. Clinical article
D Suki, R Khoury Abdulla, M Ding, S Khatua… - Journal of Neurosurgery: …, 2014
... Five patients (one with neuroblastoma in the brain, one with alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma in both the brain and the spinal cord, one with papillary thyroid carcinoma in the spinal cord, one with malignant melanoma from an unknown site, and one with round cell malignancy with ...
Lessons Learned From the Study of 10,000 Patients With Soft Tissue Sarcoma
MF Brennan, CR Antonescu, N Moraco, S Singer - Annals of Surgery, 2014
... Two of the most important predictors of outcome are histology/histologic subtype and grade. For some sarcoma types, histologic type defines grade with synovial sarcoma, rhabdomyosarcoma, and Ewing sarcoma, all classified as high grade. ...
Assessment of quality of life during treatment of pediatric oncology patients
P Batra, B Kumar, S Gomber, MS Bhatia - Indian Journal of Public Health, 2014
... Seven patients of solid tumors included cases of neuroblastoma (n = 2), Wilms tumor (n = 2), rhabdomyosarcoma (n = 1), and bone tumor (n = 2) and miscellaneous tumors included two cases each of nasopharyngeal carcinoma and retinoblastoma. ...