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Rhabdomyoma
Catherine C. Roberts, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Imaging

    • Clinical Issues

      TERMINOLOGY

      • Abbreviations

        • Rhabdomyoma (RM)
        • Fetal rhabdomyoma (F-RM)
        • Adult rhabdomyoma (A-RM)
        • Genital rhabdomyoma (G-RM)
        • Cardiac rhabdomyoma (C-RM)
      • Definitions

        • Fetal RM = benign neoplasm with immature skeletal muscle differentiation
        • Adult RM = benign neoplasm with mature skeletal muscle differentiation
        • Genital RM = benign neoplasm with mature skeletal muscle differentiation
        • Cardiac RM = benign neoplasm arising from cardiac myocytes

      IMAGING

      • General Features

        • Radiographic Findings

          • CT Findings

            • MR Findings

              • Ultrasonographic Findings

                DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                  PATHOLOGY

                  • General Features

                    • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                      • Microscopic Features

                        CLINICAL ISSUES

                        • Presentation

                          • Demographics

                            • Natural History & Prognosis

                              • Treatment

                                Selected References

                                1. Díaz Angulo C et al: Imaging findings in cardiac masses (Part I): study protocol and benign tumors. Radiologia. ePub, 2015
                                2. Sciacca P et al: Rhabdomyomas and tuberous sclerosis complex: our experience in 33 cases. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 14:66, 2014
                                3. Tao TY et al: Pediatric cardiac tumors: clinical and imaging features. Radiographics. 34(4):1031-46, 2014
                                4. Weiss SW et al: Rhabdomyoma. In Weiss SW et al: Enzinger and Weiss' Soft Tissue Tumors. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier. 583-94, 2008
                                5. Kransdorf MJ et al: Muscle tumors. In Kransdorf MJ et al: Imaging of Soft Tissue Tumors. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 303-6, 2006
                                6. Burke AP et al: Benign tumours with myocyte differentiation. In Travis WD et al: World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Lung, Pleura, Thymus and Heart. Lyon: IARC Press. 254-6, 2004
                                7. Kapadia SB et al: Rhabdomyoma. In Fletcher CDM et al: World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of Soft Tissue and Bone. Lyon: IARC Press. 142-5, 2002
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                                KEY FACTS

                                • Imaging

                                  • Clinical Issues

                                    TERMINOLOGY

                                    • Abbreviations

                                      • Rhabdomyoma (RM)
                                      • Fetal rhabdomyoma (F-RM)
                                      • Adult rhabdomyoma (A-RM)
                                      • Genital rhabdomyoma (G-RM)
                                      • Cardiac rhabdomyoma (C-RM)
                                    • Definitions

                                      • Fetal RM = benign neoplasm with immature skeletal muscle differentiation
                                      • Adult RM = benign neoplasm with mature skeletal muscle differentiation
                                      • Genital RM = benign neoplasm with mature skeletal muscle differentiation
                                      • Cardiac RM = benign neoplasm arising from cardiac myocytes

                                    IMAGING

                                    • General Features

                                      • Radiographic Findings

                                        • CT Findings

                                          • MR Findings

                                            • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                              DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                PATHOLOGY

                                                • General Features

                                                  • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                    • Microscopic Features

                                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                      • Presentation

                                                        • Demographics

                                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                            • Treatment

                                                              Selected References

                                                              1. Díaz Angulo C et al: Imaging findings in cardiac masses (Part I): study protocol and benign tumors. Radiologia. ePub, 2015
                                                              2. Sciacca P et al: Rhabdomyomas and tuberous sclerosis complex: our experience in 33 cases. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 14:66, 2014
                                                              3. Tao TY et al: Pediatric cardiac tumors: clinical and imaging features. Radiographics. 34(4):1031-46, 2014
                                                              4. Weiss SW et al: Rhabdomyoma. In Weiss SW et al: Enzinger and Weiss' Soft Tissue Tumors. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier. 583-94, 2008
                                                              5. Kransdorf MJ et al: Muscle tumors. In Kransdorf MJ et al: Imaging of Soft Tissue Tumors. 2nd ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 303-6, 2006
                                                              6. Burke AP et al: Benign tumours with myocyte differentiation. In Travis WD et al: World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Lung, Pleura, Thymus and Heart. Lyon: IARC Press. 254-6, 2004
                                                              7. Kapadia SB et al: Rhabdomyoma. In Fletcher CDM et al: World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of Soft Tissue and Bone. Lyon: IARC Press. 142-5, 2002