Congenital peribronchial myofibroblastic tumor: comparison of fetal and postnatal morphology.

@article{Huppmann2011CongenitalPM,
  title={Congenital peribronchial myofibroblastic tumor: comparison of fetal and postnatal morphology.},
  author={Alison R. Huppmann and Cheryl M. Coffin and Andrew C Hoot and Samir B Kahwash and Bruce R. Pawel},
  journal={Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society},
  year={2011},
  volume={14 2},
  pages={124-9}
}
Congenital peribronchial myofibroblastic tumor (CPMT) is a solid pulmonary tumor found in fetuses and neonates with pathology characterized by a proliferation of bland spindled cells with or without irregular cartilaginous islands. It has previously been reported in the literature as a fibrosarcoma, leiomyosarcoma, and hamartoma, among other names. Although complications such as fetal hydrops can occur, the prognosis is generally good if the infant can survive long enough for mass resection. We… CONTINUE READING

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It has previously been reported in the literature as a fibrosarcoma , leiomyosarcoma , and hamartoma , among other names .
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