Cranial metastatic alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma mimicking hematological malignancy in an adolescent boy


PATIROĞLU T. , Isik B. , ÜNAL E. , CANÖZ Ö. , DENİZ K. , KÖSEMEHMETOĞLU K., et al.

CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM, cilt.30, ss.1737-1741, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 10
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00381-014-2443-2
  • Dergi Adı: CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.1737-1741

Özet

Widespread alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma (ARMS) with bone marrow involvement and with an unknown primary tumor, especially presenting with acute tumor lysis syndrome can be easily misdiagnosed as a hematological malignancy. Furthermore, brain metastasis of ARMS is rare seen in children.