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Vol 93, No 4 (2022)
Clinical vignette
Early publication date: 2022-04-06
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Uterine corpus rhabdomyosarcoma in 13-year-old girl

Agnieszka Drosdzol-Cop1, Agnieszka Mizia-Malarz2, Grzegorz Kudela3, Kaja Skowronek1, Krzysztof Wilk1, Rafal Stojko1
DOI: 10.5603/GP.a2022.0025
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Pubmed: 35419801
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Ginekol Pol 2022;93(4):341-342.
Affiliations
  1. Chair and Department of Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecological Oncology, Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland
  2. Department of Pediatrics, Upper Silesia Children’s Care Health Centre, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland
  3. Chair and Department of Pediatric Surgery and Urology, Upper Silesia Children’s Care Health Centre, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland

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Vol 93, No 4 (2022)
CLINICAL VIGNETTES
Early publication date: 2022-04-06

Abstract

Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is the most common malignant tumor of the genitourinary system in children. The most common symptoms in girls include vaginal bleeding, abdominal pain, urinary and/or stool incontinence and hematuria. Treatment includes primary resection of the tumor and adjuvant therapy or neoadjuvant chemotherapy, resection of the tumor and adjuvant therapy.

Abstract

Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is the most common malignant tumor of the genitourinary system in children. The most common symptoms in girls include vaginal bleeding, abdominal pain, urinary and/or stool incontinence and hematuria. Treatment includes primary resection of the tumor and adjuvant therapy or neoadjuvant chemotherapy, resection of the tumor and adjuvant therapy.

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Keywords

rhabdomyosarcoma; embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma; vaginal bleeding; uterine corpus tumor; tumor of the genitourinary system

About this article
Title

Uterine corpus rhabdomyosarcoma in 13-year-old girl

Journal

Ginekologia Polska

Issue

Vol 93, No 4 (2022)

Article type

Clinical vignette

Pages

341-342

Early publication date

2022-04-06

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152

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77

DOI

10.5603/GP.a2022.0025

Pubmed

35419801

Bibliographic record

Ginekol Pol 2022;93(4):341-342.

Keywords

rhabdomyosarcoma
embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma
vaginal bleeding
uterine corpus tumor
tumor of the genitourinary system

Authors

Agnieszka Drosdzol-Cop
Agnieszka Mizia-Malarz
Grzegorz Kudela
Kaja Skowronek
Krzysztof Wilk
Rafal Stojko

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