Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma secondary to an open fracture of the tibia: a case report and review of literature.

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Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma (ERMS) is a highly malignant tumor in children and adolescents. It rarely occurs in adults. A 47-year-old patient presented with ERMS of the muscle flap transplant 20 years after an open type III-comminuted fracture of the lower leg. The affected leg was amputated. The patient refused adjuvant chemotherapy and one year after… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/SMJ.0b013e31815d256e

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@article{Gressner2008EmbryonalRS, title={Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma secondary to an open fracture of the tibia: a case report and review of literature.}, author={Olav Axel Gressner and Tilman Saurbruch}, journal={Southern medical journal}, year={2008}, volume={101 1}, pages={99-101} }