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Rhabdomyosarcoma

Glossary

rhabdomyosarcoma

Cancer that forms in the soft tissues in a type of muscle called striated muscle. Rhabdomyosarcoma can occur anywhere in the body.

Last updated: 2014-09-17

Source: The National Cancer Institute's Dictionary of Cancer Terms (http://www.cancer.gov/dictionary)