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Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma with intracranial extension

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Abstract

A case of embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma of the middle ear presenting with facial paralysis and a polypoidal aural mass who subsequently had convulsions due to intracranial extension is presented for its rarity.

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Correspondence to Shrikant Phatak or Vasant Dakwale or Satish Phatak.

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Phatak, S., Dakwale, V. & Phatak, S. Embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma with intracranial extension. IJO & HNS 51, 42–44 (1999). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02996528

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Keywords

  • Temporal Bone
  • Rhabdomyosarcoma
  • Facial Palsy
  • Facial Paralysis
  • Intracranial Extension