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Rhabdomyoma Summary

Description: A benign tumor derived from striated muscle. It is extremely rare, generally occurring in the tongue, neck muscles, larynx, uvula, nasal cavity, axilla, vulva, and heart. These tumors are treated by simple excision. (Dorland, 27th ed; DeVita Jr et al., Cancer: Principles & Practice of Oncology, 3d ed, p1354)

Also Known As: Rhabdomyomas

Networked: 84 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 8 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Rhabdomyoma

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 1 study in 8 results : IBA
  2. everolimus : 1 study in 8 results : FDA 2
  3. Desmin : 1 study in 5 results : IBA
  4. Myoglobin : 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  5. Glycogen : 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  6. Vimentin : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  7. Antibodies : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  8. Collagen Type IV (Type IV Collagen) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  9. Silver : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  10. Laminin (Merosin) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Rhabdomyoma

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Hamartoma
  3. Rhabdomyosarcoma
  4. Angiomyolipoma
  5. Astrocytoma (Pilocytic Astrocytoma)
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Key Therapies for Rhabdomyoma

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  1. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft) : 2 results
  2. Cardiopulmonary Bypass (Heart-Lung Bypass) : 2 results
  3. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 result
  4. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis) : 1 result
  5. Implantable Defibrillators (Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator) : 1 result
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