Chest wall rhabdomyosarcoma (pages 1513–1517)
Nicholas C. Saenz, Fereshteh Ghavimi, William Gerald, Smitha Gollamudi and Michael P. LaQuaglia
Article first published online: 20 NOV 2000 | DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0142(19971015)80:8<1513::AID-CNCR20>3.0.CO;2-7
Patients with chest wall rhabdomyosarcoma who are treated aggressively with multimodality therapy may attain long survival. While complete resection is recommended, survival is possible in patients with microscopically positive surgical margins when intense multiagent chemotherapy and radiation is employed.