Pleuropulmonary blastoma, a distinctive neoplasm of childhood: report of three cases

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Pleuropulmonary blastoma (PPB) is a rare, aggressive dysontogenetic neoplasm affecting children. It was identified as a distinct entity by Manivel in 1988 and later subdivided into three types on the basis of the histological pattern, with increasing malignancy from type I (cystic) through type II (solid/cystic) to type III (solid). To report on the imaging… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00247-006-0402-0

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@article{Orazi2006PleuropulmonaryBA, title={Pleuropulmonary blastoma, a distinctive neoplasm of childhood: report of three cases}, author={Cinzia Orazi and Alessandro Inserra and Paolo Maria Salvatore Schingo and Luigi De Sio and Renato Cutrera and Renata Boldrini and Saverio Malena}, journal={Pediatric Radiology}, year={2006}, volume={37}, pages={337-344} }