SPINDLE CELL RHABDOMYOSARCOMA OF THE MANDIBLE IN A CHILD: A CASE REPORT AND LITERATURE REVIEW

  • Amna Zaheer Shifa International Hospital, Islamabad Pakistan
  • Zafar Ali Shifa International Hospital, Islamabad Pakistan

Abstract

Rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS) is the most common soft tissue sarcoma of children and adolescents, with the embryonal type being the most common subtype [1]. Spindle cell rhabdomyosarcoma was previously regarded as a rare variant of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma but now it is considered as a separate entity. It most commonly involves the para testicular region followed closely by the head and neck region and has a predilection for young males. We report a case of a 10 years old female patient diagnosed with spindle cell rhabdomyosarcoma of the mandible

Published
2021-12-31