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rhabdomyoma

 [rab″do-mi-o´mah]
a tumor containing striated muscle fibers.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

rhab·do·my·o·ma

(rab'dō-mī-ō'mă),
A benign neoplasm derived from striated muscle, occurring in the heart in children, probably as a hamartomatous process.
[rhabdo- + G. mys, muscle, + -oma, tumor]
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rhabdomyoma

(răb′dō-mī-ō′mə)
n. pl. rhabdomyo·mas or rhabdomyo·mata (-mə-tə)
A tumor in striated muscle fibers.
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rhab·do·my·o·ma

(rab'dō-mī-ō'mă)
A benign neoplasm derived from striated muscle, occurring in the heart in children, probably as a hamartomatous process.
[rhabdo- + G. mys, muscle, + -oma, tumor]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

rhab·do·my·o·ma

(rab'dō-mī-ō'mă)
A benign neoplasm derived from striated muscle.
[rhabdo- + G. mys, muscle, + -oma, tumor]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The most common cardiac presentation of the disease is cardiac rhabdomyoma, which is presumed to occur in at least 60% of children diagnosed with TS.
Cardiac rhabdomyoma must be differentiated from glycogen storage disease, which is characterized by accumulation of glycogen in the heart, skeletal muscle, liver, kidneys, or muscle layer of the esophagus (WALVOORT, 1983), in this case we did not observe lesions in other organs.
At 3 years of age, echocardiography showed a very small (6.5 x 2.3 mm), ellipse-shaped rhabdomyoma attached to the MV anterior leaflet without LV inlet obstruction (peak velocity = 0.76 m/s) (Figures 3(b) and 3(c)).
Teratomas represent 16,7% of all primary fetal cardiac tumours, versus 66,75% for rhabdomyomas in the large series of NIEWADOMOSKA concerning 23 cases [8].
The soft tissues of the orbit, ear, and oral cavity are the most frequent sites of involvement, although adult-type rhabdomyomas are more common in the parapharyngeal and laryngeal spaces.
In the antenatal period, a fetus is most likely to be identified with possible TSC when cardiac rhabdomyomas are identified on ultrasound.
Fetal cardiac rhabdomyoma was confirmed by fetal ECHO and MRI.
Hyams, "Adult rhabdomyoma of the head and neck: a clinicopathologic and immunophenotypic study," Human Pathology, vol.
This patient had various other previously unreported features such as cerebral calcification and cardiac rhabdomyomas. A cardiac lesion was reported previously, but that patient had a septal defect.
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Regression of a cardiac rhabdomyoma in a patient receiving everolimus.
A solitary nodule occurring at the tip of the tongue in a child may be a retention cyst, a benign tumor like rhabdomyoma or granular cell tumor or a malignant tumor like lymphoma, PNET or Rhabdomyosarcoma.