8905/0 Genital rhabdomyoma


Definitions

Cervix uteri
ICD-O-3 topography code: C53

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 women1
 
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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Vagina
ICD-O-3 topography code: C52

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.
Genital rhabdomyoma (G-RM) manifests almost exclusively in middleaged women.



Connective, subcutaneous and other soft tissues
ICD-O-3 topography code: C49

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.
Genital rhabdomyoma (G-RM) manifests almost exclusively in middleaged women.