Diagnosis and treatment of lymph node metastases in pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma in the Netherlands: a retrospective analysis.

BACKGROUND In pediatric rhabdomyosarcoma (RMS), evaluation of lymph node involvement (N1) is an important staging aspect, but difficult to assess. The aim of our study was to evaluate the assessment of lymph node infiltration and impact on outcome in N1 RMS patients. METHODS We identified 277 non-metastatic RMS patients diagnosed and treated between 1990… CONTINUE READING