Chapter 34. Rhabdomyosarcoma

  1. Duncan T. Wilcox MBBS, MD, FEAPU Associate Professor4,
  2. Prasad P. Godbole FRCS, FRCS, (Paed) Consultant Paediatric Urologist5 and
  3. Martin A. Koyle MD, FAAP, FACS Professor of Urology Pediatrics Chief6,7
  1. Barbara Ercole MD1,
  2. Michael Isakoff MD Assistant Professor2 and
  3. Fernando A. Ferrer MD Associate Professor3

Published Online: 7 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch34

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

How to Cite

Ercole, B., Isakoff, M. and Ferrer, F. A. (2008) Rhabdomyosarcoma, in Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management (eds D. T. Wilcox, P. P. Godbole and M. A. Koyle), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch34

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Pediatric Urology, Rose Mary Haggar Professorship in Urology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA

  2. 5

    Sheffield Children's NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK

  3. 6

    University of Washington, USA

  4. 7

    Division of Urology, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT, USA

  2. 2

    Hematology and Oncology, Connecticut Children's Medical Center, University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT, USA

  3. 3

    Pediatric Surgery (Urology) and Oncology, Connecticut Children's Medical Center, University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 16 MAY 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405162685

Online ISBN: 9781444304183

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Keywords:

  • rhabdomyosarcoma;
  • children's oncology group (COG);
  • metastatic embryonal tumors;
  • bladder function preservation;
  • pediatric resectoscope;
  • Hemorrhagic cystitis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Treatment principles

  • Surgical principles

  • Outcomes

  • Treatment complications/management

  • Conclusion

  • References