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Genital rhabdomyoma
Cervix uteri


Definition

Genital rhabdomyoma (G-RM) is a rare benign neoplasm arising from the lower female genital tract with skeletal muscle differentiation. It is histologically characterized by the presence of small nucleated eosinophilic rhabdomyoblasts within a fibrous and myxoid stroma. G-RM manifests almost exclusively in middle-aged women
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Tavassoli FA, Devilee P (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Breast and Female Genital Organs.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2003



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