Rhabdomyoblasts in an Ovarian Cystic Teratoma

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Rhabdomyoblasts in an Ovarian Cystic Teratoma

Hajra Farooq and Anwar Ul Haque

Department of Pathology, Azad Jammu & Kashmir Medical College, Muzaffarabad

Abstract: Children with cystadenomatoid malformation of lungs may contain rhabdomyoblasts while occasionally adult lungs may contain rhabdomyoblasts. On the other hand rhabdomyosarcoma have been reported in cystic teratoma of the lung. However benign rhabdomyoblasts are not reported in the benign cystic teratoma. We report such a case here.

Keywords:  Ovarian cystic teratoma, Rhabdomyosarcoma. Rhabdomyoblasts, Cystadenomatoid malformation of the lungs


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