Tumours arising in skeletal muscle in adults.

  title={Tumours arising in skeletal muscle in adults.},
  author={J M McClemont and John Webb},
  journal={The Journal of pathology},
  volume={118 2},
A review has been made of 30 cases of tumours arising in skeletal muscle seen over a 21-yr period (1954-74) in the Department of Pathology, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh. There were 17 females and 13 males in the series. The age range was 15 to 88 yr. The commonest site was thigh muscles (18 cases). Seven of the 14 benign tumours were myxomas: the… CONTINUE READING