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Rhabdomyosarcoma of the tongue: report of a case and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20469976     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Rhabdomyosarcomas are the most common soft tissue tumors in children. Head and neck is one of the most frequently affected site. Within the nonparameningeal, nonorbital head and neck region, rhabdomyosarcomas of the tongue are very rare. We present a 2-year-old boy diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma of the tongue. The child was treated with complete surgical resection and chemotherapy. He is followed up with no evidence of disease 6 months after termination of therapy. The literature on rhabdomyosarcoma of the tongue is reviewed.
Authors:
Rejin Kebudi; Gül Nihal Ozdemir
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-05-14
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric hematology and oncology     Volume:  28     ISSN:  1521-0669     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Hematol Oncol     Publication Date:  2011 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-01-20     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8700164     Medline TA:  Pediatr Hematol Oncol     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  60-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty, and Oncology Institute, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey.
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