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Botryoid Sarcoma


Presentation

  • This case report presents a classic textbook presentation of ‘grape-like’ vaginal tissue loss. This classical presentation should alarm every doctor since a rapid diagnosis followed by treatment is necessary to prevent death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Intravenous Administration
  • Computed tomography not only enabled the evaluation of the tumor-surrounding structures, but also indicated the tumorous nature of the lesion following intravenous administration of a contrast agent.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Aspiration
  • Fine needle aspiration in the diagnosis of ovarian tumors and of non malignant disorders of the ovary has become an increasingly useful technique. Two new chapters have been added to cover this subject.[books.google.it]
  • Some of the common tests that may be used in evaluation include: CT scan of the lungs Bone scan Bone marrow aspirate Bone marrow biopsy PET scans are sometimes used to look for metastatic sites Under the microscope, rhabdomyosarcoma can look similar to[childrensoncologygroup.org]
Pelvic Mass
  • Findings include vaginal bleeding and pelvic mass. May be observed protruding from the vagina. Morbidity is high. Treatment includes chemotherapy and surgical removal of the tumor.[visualdx.com]
Hepatomegaly
  • A 4-year-old boy with a short history of jaundice and hepatomegaly was studied by endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography (PTC).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Er wies einen kurzen Krankheitsverlauf mit Gelbsucht und Hepatomegalie auf. Es wurde ein großer obstruierender Tumor des Choledochus am Ansatz des Zystikuskanals gefunden. In der Chirurgischen Abteilung wurde ein Sarcoma Botryoides entfernt.[thieme-connect.com]
Hirsutism
  • Subsequent chapters examine adolescent menstrual disorders; breast lesions and abnormal stature; hirsutism and virilism; genital tract tumors; and sexual activity and its results in the 13-19-year-old.[books.google.com]
Ulcer
  • Our patient presented with hematuria which occurs when the overlying mucosa becomes necrotic or ulcerated.[sjkdt.org]
Vaginal Bleeding
  • For botryoid rhabdomyosarcoma of the vagina, the most common clinical finding is vaginal bleeding but vaginal bleeding is not specific for sarcoma botryoides: other vaginal cancers are possible.[en.wikipedia.org]
  • We report a case of a 14-year old female who presented with irregular vaginal bleeding and cervical polyp.[scopemed.org]
  • Presentation [ edit ] For botryoid rhabdomyosarcoma of the vagina, the most common clinical finding is vaginal bleeding [2] but vaginal bleeding is not specific for sarcoma botryoides: other vaginal cancers are possible.[wikivividly.com]
  • We report a case of a 14-year-old female with sarcoma botryoides who presented with prolonged vaginal bleeding and cervical polyp. The biopsy specimen confirmed sarcoma botryoides.[semanticscholar.org]
  • Findings include vaginal bleeding and pelvic mass. May be observed protruding from the vagina. Morbidity is high. Treatment includes chemotherapy and surgical removal of the tumor.[visualdx.com]
Vaginal Discharge
  • The mother states that her daughter has had intermittent white, foul-smelling vaginal discharge with occasional smearing of blood on her diaper. The mother also describes redness of the skin immediately surrounding the mass.[pedsinreview.aappublications.org]

Treatment

  • Treatment - Sarcoma botryoides The list of treatments mentioned in various sources for Sarcoma botryoides includes the following list.[checkorphan.org]
  • Sneha Jha MBBS, DMRT Oncologist - Specializes in Treatment of Soft Tissue Cancer Paras cancer centre, Raza bazar Baily road Patna Full Address Sorry, your search did not match any doctors.[lybrate.com]
  • Treatment regimes range from local excision of the tumour to radical hysterectomy with adjuvant multic1rug therapy and/or radiotherapy.[erepository.uonbi.ac.ke]
  • Treatment regimes range from local excision of the tum our to radical hysterectomy with adjuvant multi drug therapy and/or radiotherapy.[repository.kyu.ac.ke]
  • As a result, treatment was radical surgery. New multidrug chemotherapy regimens with or without radiation therapy are now used in combination with less radical surgery with good results, although outcome data are not yet available.[en.wikipedia.org]

Prognosis

  • It tends to occur in children and young women, and appears to have a better prognosis than sarcoma botryoides of the vagina and uterus.[nebraska.pure.elsevier.com]
  • It has a generally good prognosis with conservative surgery followed by chemotherapy. Also known as embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma. CONTINUE SCROLLING OR CLICK HERE FOR RELATED ARTICLE Reviewed on 12/27/2018 Health Solutions From Our Sponsors[medicinenet.com]
  • Diagnosis - Sarcoma botryoides * Colon & Rectal Cancer: Home Testing * Home Colorectal Cancer Tests * Home Fecal Occult Bleeding Tests Prognosis - Sarcoma botryoides Not supplied.[checkorphan.org]
  • The prognosis of sarcoma botryoides of the cervix is more satisfactory than other rhabdomyosarcomas of the genital system.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Etiology

  • Hormonal milieu appears to play a role in their etiology. The criteria for distinguishing benign vaginal polyp from sarcoma botryoides and mixed mesodermal sarcoma are discussed.[scinapse.io]

Epidemiology

  • This timely volume covers history, epidemiology, demographics, clinical diagnosis, pathology, imaging by echo, CT and MRI of both benign and malignant cardiac tumors, either primary or secondary.[books.google.it]
  • New multidrug chemotherapy regimens with or without radiation therapy are now used in combination with less radical surgery with good results, although outcome data are not yet available. [4] Epidemiology [ edit ] Sarcoma botryoides normally is found[wikivividly.com]
  • Comparing adult and pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma in the surveillance, epidemiology and end results program, 1973 to 2005: an analysis of 2,600 patients. J Clin Oncol. 2009; 27 (20): 3391-7[ DOI ][ PubMed ] 13.[ijcancerprevention.com]
  • Epidemiology Rhabdomyosarcomas are rare but are the most common soft tissue sarcoma in children. [ 2 ] Rhabdomyosarcomas is diagnosed in children and adolescents with an annual incidence of 4.3 cases per one million people younger than 20 years of age[patient.info]
Sex distribution
Age distribution

Prevention

  • Prevention - Sarcoma botryoides Not supplied. Diagnosis - Sarcoma botryoides * Colon & Rectal Cancer: Home Testing * Home Colorectal Cancer Tests * Home Fecal Occult Bleeding Tests Prognosis - Sarcoma botryoides Not supplied.[checkorphan.org]
  • This case report describes the importance of early recognition of the typical clinical symptoms of sarcoma botryoides, since a rapid diagnosis followed by treatment is necessary to prevent death.[casereports.bmj.com]

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