Dumbbell neuroblastoma presenting without spinal cord findings.

  title={Dumbbell neuroblastoma presenting without spinal cord findings.},
  author={Jan E Payne and Phillip J Wolfson and Bruce E Northrup},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  volume={21 11},
Patients with dumbbell neuroblastoma present with a wide variety of spinal cord problems. We recently treated an infant with a large dumbbell neuroblastoma who was neurologically intact. Because a CAT scan showed a retroperitoneal mass to be abutting the right vertebral body at T12-L1, a precautionary myelogram was performed, which revealed extensive… CONTINUE READING