Bilateral Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma mimicking Burkitt's Lymphoma

ABSTRACT

Bilaterial orbital rhabdomyosarcoma mimicking Burkitt's lymphoma in an Il-year old girl is reported. The patient presented with bilateral proptosis and rightcervical lymphadenopathy. Despite consultations at a number of hospitals, a definitive diagnosis was not made until presentation at the. University College Hospital, Ibadan, where cytological examination of a fine needle aspiration biopsy specimen of the tumour and the lymph node revealed. changes that were consistent with those seen in rhabdomyosarcoma. This case emphasises the' fact that rhabdomyosarcoma is an important differential diagnosis of orbital tumours in childhood, especially in Burkitt's lymphoma endemic areas.

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APA

Falade, A & Osinusi, K (2021). Bilateral Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma mimicking Burkitt's Lymphoma. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/bilateral-orbital-rhabdomyosarcoma-mimicking-burkitt-s-lymphoma

MLA 8th

Falade, A and K Osinusi "Bilateral Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma mimicking Burkitt's Lymphoma" Afribary. Afribary, 05 Apr. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/bilateral-orbital-rhabdomyosarcoma-mimicking-burkitt-s-lymphoma. Accessed 28 May. 2024.

MLA7

Falade, A, K Osinusi . "Bilateral Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma mimicking Burkitt's Lymphoma". Afribary, Afribary, 05 Apr. 2021. Web. 28 May. 2024. < https://afribary.com/works/bilateral-orbital-rhabdomyosarcoma-mimicking-burkitt-s-lymphoma >.

Chicago

Falade, A and Osinusi, K . "Bilateral Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma mimicking Burkitt's Lymphoma" Afribary (2021). Accessed May 28, 2024. https://afribary.com/works/bilateral-orbital-rhabdomyosarcoma-mimicking-burkitt-s-lymphoma