DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-1770.ijrcog20150132

Sarcoma botryoides in a 14 year old girl: a rare case

Salil Bindu Chakrabarty, Atanu Sarkar, Jayanta Ray, Maureen Prativa Tigga

Abstract


Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (Sarcoma botryoides) of the uterine cervix is an uncommon entity. Because of extreme rarity its discussion has mainly been in the light of individual case reports. We report a case of a 14-year old female who presented with irregular vaginal bleeding and cervical polyp. Her biopsy specimen confirmed sarcoma botryoides and she underwent abdominal hysterectomy with wide excision of vaginal cuff after a multidisciplinary consultation.

Keywords


Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma, Sarcoma botryoides

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