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Rhabdomyoma of a rare type in a child: case report and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11370989     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We describe a 9-year-old boy who presented with dyspnea and with a neck mass which was initially described as a thyroid nodule. At the end of the diagnostic-therapeutic research this mass was finally diagnosed as an adult rhabdomyoma originating from the mediastinum. This is an extremely rare tumor which is usually found in the adult population.
Authors:
A Cacciari; B Predieri; M Mordenti; P L Ceccarelli; A Maiorana; E Cerofolini; S Bernasconi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of pediatric surgery : official journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et al] = Zeitschrift für Kinderchirurgie     Volume:  11     ISSN:  0939-7248     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur J Pediatr Surg     Publication Date:  2001 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-05-23     Completed Date:  2001-10-11     Revised Date:  2005-11-04    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9105263     Medline TA:  Eur J Pediatr Surg     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  66-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Policlinico of Modena, Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child
Humans
Male
Mediastinal Neoplasms / diagnosis*,  pathology
Rhabdomyoma / diagnosis*,  pathology

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