Orbital rhabdomyosarcoma metastatic to the placenta

Mary P. O'Day, Peter Nielsen, Issam Al-Bozom, Isabelle A. Wilkins

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Cancer coexisting with pregnancy is well reported; however, maternal malignancies that are metastatic to the products of conception are rare. We report a case of orbital rhabdomyosarcoma that metastasized to the placenta.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1382-1383
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Issue number5
StatePublished - Nov 1994
Externally publishedYes


  • Placental metastasis
  • maternal malignancy
  • rhabdomyosarcoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology


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