Gains of chromosome 8 are confined to mesenchymal components in pleuropulmonary blastoma.

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Pleuropulmonary blastoma, an aggressive tumor that is emerging as a distinct entity of childhood, is characterized by mesenchymal elements (including undifferentiated blastema and often cartilaginous, rhabdomyoblastic, or fibroblastic differentiation) and epithelium-lined spaces. We investigated two patients with pleuropulmonary blastoma, a 3-year-old boy… (More)

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@article{Vargas2001GainsOC, title={Gains of chromosome 8 are confined to mesenchymal components in pleuropulmonary blastoma.}, author={Sara O. Vargas and Vania Nos{\'e} and Jonathan Alfred Fletcher and Antonio R. Perez-Atayde}, journal={Pediatric and developmental pathology : the official journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society}, year={2001}, volume={4 5}, pages={434-45} }