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Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal

Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal: Introduction

Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal: A type of cancer that arises from rhabdomyoblasts which are immature muscle cells. The tumors can occur arise from muscle tissue almost anywhere in the body but in the embryonal form, tends to occur primarily in the head, neck and genitourinary areas. Symptoms depend on size and location of the tumor. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal is available below.

Symptoms of Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal

Treatments for Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal

  • Complete excision of the tumor where possible
  • Chemotherapy - may be before and/or after surgery
  • Radiotherapy may be used in combination with other treatments
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal

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Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the most common symptoms...read more »

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, whereas other...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of "good"...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm...read more »

Spitz nevi misdiagnosed as dangerous melanoma skin cancer: One possible misdiagnosis to consider in lieu of melanoma is spitz nevi. See melanoma and spitz nevi....read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children....read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable...read more »

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Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal

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Clinical Trials for Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal

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Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal, or a subtype of Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Related Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal Info

More information about Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal

  1. Rhabdomyosarcoma, embryonal: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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