Cite this page: Rhabdomyosarcoma. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/cervixcytologyrms.html. Accessed August 18th, 2017.
Definition / general
- Divided into embryonal, botryoid, alveolar or pleomorphic (anaplastic) subtypes
- Usually embryonal type, which occurs in children
- Loose clusters of spindled cells in a necrotic background; cells have mild nuclear atypia, thin nuclear membrane, fine chromatin pattern, partly clear nucleolus