Heart
Cardiac tumors - malignant
Rhabdoid tumor


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Revised: 4 March 2019

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Definition / general
  • Highly malignant undifferentiated tumor of infants and children
  • See also Kidney tumor chapter
  • Originally described in kidneys; very rare in heart (one case report)
Case reports
Negative stains
Electron microscopy description
  • Masses of intermediate filaments
Differential diagnosis
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