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(ˌræb doʊˌmaɪ oʊ sɑrˈkoʊ mə)

n., pl. -mas, -ma•ta (-mə tə)
a malignant tumor made up of striated muscle tissue.
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A rare cancer of the skeletal muscle.
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Noun1.rhabdomyosarcoma - a highly malignant neoplasm derived from striated muscle
embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal rhabdosarcoma - form of rhabdomyosarcoma occurring mainly in infants and children
alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma, alveolar rhabdosarcoma - form of rhabdomyosarcoma occurring mainly in adolescents and young adults
pleomorphic rhabdomyosarcoma, pleomorphic rhabdosarcoma - form of rhabdomyosarcoma that affects limb muscles of older adults
sarcoma - a usually malignant tumor arising from connective tissue (bone or muscle etc.); one of the four major types of cancer
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, rhabdosarcoma
n. rabdomiosarcoma, tumor maligno de fibras musculares estriadas que afecta gen. los músculos esqueléticos.
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n rabdomiosarcoma m rheumatic adj reumático
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Out of 54 malignant cases in males, SCCs were 24 (44.4%) and the most common lesions followed by BCCs 13 (24%), Malignant Melanomas 4 (7.4%), adenoid cystic carcinomas 3 (5.5%), Rhabdomyosarcomas 3 (5.5%), Basosquamous Carcinomas 2 (3.7%), Sebaceous Glands Carcinomas 2 (3.7%), NHLs 2 (3.7%) and Osteogenic sarcoma 1 (1.8%).
Out of the remaining primary tumors, 42 (24M, 18F) were muscular in origin, all of which were Rhabdomyosarcomas presenting in ages 1.
Immunohistichemical differential diagnosis of Ewing's sarcoma/Primitive neuroectodermal tumors and rhabdomyosarcomas with small round cell tumors.
Webber et al., "Classification of rhabdomyosarcomas and related sarcomas.
Zimmerman, "Rhabdomyosarcomas in the head and neck: MR imaging evaluation," Radiology, vol.
Aladowicz et al., "MicroRNA and gene co-expression networks characterize biological and clinical behavior of rhabdomyosarcomas," Cancer Letters, vol.
Multifocal rhabdomyosarcomas within the tongue and oral cavity of a dog.
Rhabdomyosarcomas in adults and children: an update.
However out of 35 rhabdomyosarcomas encountered in adults and elderly only 4 (11%) were of embryonal subtype.
Classification of rhabdomyosarcomas and related sarcomas: pathologic aspects and proposal for a new classification--an intergroup rhabdomyosarcoma study.