Diagnosis, management, and outcome of cervicofacial teratomas in neonates: a Childrens Cancer Group study.

@article{Azizkhan1995DiagnosisMA,
  title={Diagnosis, management, and outcome of cervicofacial teratomas in neonates: a Childrens Cancer Group study.},
  author={Richard G. Azizkhan and Gerald M. Haase and Harry Applebaum and Peter W. Dillon and Arnold G. Coran and P. Allen King and David R. King and Dr. S. E. Hodge},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  year={1995},
  volume={30 2},
  pages={312-6}
}
The management of cervicofacial teratomas in neonates is often complicated and may result in significant morbidity and death. A Childrens Cancer Group (CCG) retrospective study was conducted to evaluate a multiinstitutional experience with the treatment of these extremely rare neoplasms. Twenty neonates with cervicofacial teratomas, presenting from 1971 to 1994, were identified from nine CCG institutions. Fourteen neonates had cervical teratomas, and six had orofacial teratomas. There were 12… CONTINUE READING