A case of congenital embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma, presenting as blueberry muffin baby

Mary Mathew, Padmapriya Jaiprakash, Lakshmi Rao, Nalini Bhaskaranand

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Congenital or neonatal rhabdomyosarcoma is a rare entity, usually presenting as a mass in the head and neck region as well as genitourinary tract. The embryonal variant is the most common type occurring in infancy. This is a case of congenital rhabdomyosarcoma with a huge forearm mass, with metastatic discrete nodules in the soft tissues of the neck and scapular region, resembling a 'blueberry muffin baby'.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)156-159
Number of pages4
JournalIranian Journal of Pathology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2014


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine

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