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Maternal and birth characteristics and childhood rhabdomyosarcoma: a report from the Children’s Oncology Group
PJ Lupo, HE Danysh, SX Skapek, DS Hawkins… – Cancer Causes & Control, 2014
Purpose Previous assessments of childhood rhabdomyosarcoma have indicated maternal
and birth characteristics may be associated with tumor development; however, much work
remains to identify novel and confirm suspected risk factors. Our objective was to evaluate …

MicroRNAs and epigenetic mechanisms of rhabdomyosarcoma development
M Cieśla, J Dulak, A Józkowicz – The International Journal of Biochemistry & Cell …, 2014
Abstract Rhabdomyosarcoma is the most common type of soft tissue sarcoma in children.
Two main subtypes of rhabdomyosarcoma with different molecular pattern and distinct
clinical behaviour may be identified–embryonal and alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma. All …

Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma with Massive Disseminated Intravascular Coagulopathy Treated with Systemic Chemotherapy
HJ Baek, H Kook, DK Han, YD Choi – Korean Journal of Pediatrics, 2014
ABSTRACT It is uncommon that pediatric patients with rhabdomyosarcoma may present with
clinical and/or laboratory features of disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC). We
report a case of 13-year-old boy with metastatic alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma presenting …

Adult Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Maxillary Sinus with Orbital Extension
D Parikh, J Spindle, C Linden, S Bardarov, R Shinder – Orbit, 2014
Abstract A 40-year-old male presented with 2 weeks of left facial pain, nasal congestion,
dysphonia, and epistaxis along with left-sided epiphora. CT showed a large infiltrative mass
centered in the left maxillary sinus with extension into the left orbit, bilateral paranasal …

Recurrent Orbital Adult-Type Fibrosarcoma in a 3-Year-Old Girl
RM Hussain, BP Erickson, AE Rosenberg, SR Dubovy… – 2014
… Adult-type fibrosarcoma most often presents in patients aged 30 to 55 years
old.1 It is important to differentiate fibrosarcoma of the orbit from rhabdomyosarcoma,
the most common primary pediat- ric orbital malignancy. The …

Connections of nicotine to cancer
SA Grando – Nature Reviews Cancer, 2014
… The nicotine LD 50 dose in humans is 6.5–13 mg per kg 44 . We observed that 78.6%
of experimental, but not control, A/J mice developed leiomyosarcoma or
rhabdomyosarcoma. Rhabdomyosarcoma can spontaneously develop …

The mechanistic target of rapamycin pathway in sarcomas: from biology to therapy
M Farid, L Ahn, A Brohl, A Cioffi, RG Maki – Expert Opinion on Orphan Drugs, 2014
… Rhabdomyosarcoma is an aggressive tumor of skeletal muscle affecting predominantly children
and young adults; it is treated with multimodality therapy, with prognosis dependent on
histopathological subtype, extent of surgical resection and anatomic site of origin. …

Sarcoma botryoides a management dilemma: A review of two cases
AL Dayyabu, IO Adogu, BS Makama
… KEYWORDS Sarcoma botryoides, Rhabdomyosarcoma, Multidrug chemotherapy … EARLY VIEW
ARTICLE INTRODUCTION Sarcoma botryoides is a malignancy that arises from embryonal
rhabdomyoblasts. It is also called embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma. …

A child with unresectable biliary rhabdomyosarcoma: 48-month disease-free survival after liver transplantation
M Paganelli, M Beaunoyer, Y Samson, D Dal Soglio… – Pediatric Transplantation, 2014
Abstract We describe here a two-yr-old boy with biliary RMS successfully treated by
chemotherapy and LT. The child presented with obstructive jaundice at 20 months of age. A
mildly vascularized, non-calcified, partially cystic lesion was visualized in the left hepatic …

Rapid-onset Post-Chemoradiation Rhabdomyosarcoma of the Maxillofacial Region
JM Abrahams, H Wang, SA McClure – Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology …, 2014
Abstract Radiation-induced sarcomas of the head and neck are rare, and tend to occur
decades after treatment. We report a case of rapid-onset post-chemoradiation
Rhabdomyosarcoma of the maxillofacial region, and briefly review the current literature.

Review of small cell carcinoma of the kidney with focus on clinical and pathobiological aspects
N Kuroda, Y Imamura, T Hamashima, C Ohe, S Mikami… – Pol J Pathol, 2014
… small cell oncocytoma with pseudorosettes (SCOP), thyroid-like follicular carcinoma of the kidney,
blastemal-dominant Wilms’ tumor, Ewing’s sarcoma/primitive neuroectodermal tumor (ES/PNET),
neuroblastoma, malignant lymphoma, rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS), desmoplastic …

A Rare and Unusual Case of Burkitt’s Lymphoma Presenting with a Prostate Mass in a 12-Year-Old Boy
N Sinclair, P Babyn, M Kinloch, R Sinha – Case Reports in Radiology, 2014
… Additionally, a large, eccentric, prostatic mass was noted, prompting the inclusion
of rhabdomyosarcoma on the differential diagnosis, with subsequent definitive
diagnosis of Burkitt’s lymphoma on tissue and bone marrow biopsy. …

Recurrent MYOD1 mutations in pediatric and adult sclerosing and spindle cell rhabdomyosarcomas: Evidence for a common pathogenesis
NP Agaram, CL Chen, L Zhang, MP LaQuaglia… – Genes, Chromosomes and …, 2014
… Sclerosing and spindle cell rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) are rare types of RMS recently reclassified
as a stand-alone pathologic entity, separate from embryonal RMS (ERMS). … Spindle cell
rhabdomyosarcoma. A prognostically favorable variant of rhabdomyosarcoma. …

Robot Assisted Retroperitoneal Lymph Node Dissection: Technique and Initial Case Series of 18 Patients
SM Cheney, PE Andrews, BC Leibovich, EP Castle – BJU International, 2014
… All rights reserved. Abstract: Objective: -To evaluate outcomes of the first 18 patients treated with
robot-assisted retroperitoneal lymph node dissection (RA-RPLND) for non-seminomatous germ
cell tumors (NSGCT) and paratesticular rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) at our institution. …

Nanomedicines in the future of pediatric therapy
A Sosnik, AM Carcaboso – Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, 2014
… an albumin-stabilized nanoparticle formulation of paclitaxel (nab-paclitaxel) approved for adult
refractory breast cancer and metastatic pancreatic cancer that was recently studied in preclinical
pediatric solid tumor models including rhabdomyosarcoma, osteosarcoma and …

The Role of miR-605 and its Variant in Li-Fraumeni Syndrome
I Badr – 2014
… RISC RNA-induced Silencing Complex RMS Rhabdomyosarcoma Ser Serine … 1969 whilst studying
families of children diagnosed with a rare soft-tissue tumor called rhabdomyosarcoma 63 . Upon
retrospective analysis, they discovered that five of these families …