An adult spindle cell rhabdomyosarcoma in the head and neck region with long-term survival: a case report

@inproceedings{Hartmann2014AnAS,
  title={An adult spindle cell rhabdomyosarcoma in the head and neck region with long-term survival: a case report},
  author={Stefan Hartmann and Grit Lessner and Thomas Mentzel and Alexander Christian K{\"u}bler and U D A M{\"u}ller-Richter},
  booktitle={Journal of medical case reports},
  year={2014}
}
INTRODUCTION Spindle cell rhabdomyosarcoma of the head and neck is a very rare tumor in adults. We report on one case with long-term survival. CASE PRESENTATION A 41-year-old nonsmoking Caucasian man presented in June 2007 with a painless swelling under his tongue. A diagnosis of a soft tissue sarcoma, and a myofibrosarcoma in particular, was made via biopsy. After multimodal treatment, including local and systemic therapy, our patient remained disease-free until September 2010. The local… CONTINUE READING