Sacrococcygeal teratoma

Known as: Retrorectal teratoma, Altman type IV sacrococcygeal teratoma, Pre-Sacral Teratoma 
A teratoma that is found at the base of the coccyx. It is the most commonly seen tumor in newborns.
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2012
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2012
Adverse drug events remain a leading cause of morbidity and mortality around the world. Many adverse events are not detected… (More)
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2010
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2010
Impaired standing balance has a detrimental effect on a person's functional ability and increases their risk of falling. There is… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Sacrococcygeal teratoma (SCT) is uncommon (1:35,000-1:40,000 newborns). We report a 25-year single-center experience… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine whether prenatal MRI provides additional information about fetal… (More)
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2002
2002
This retrospective study details our experience regarding 72 patients with sacrococcygeal teratoma treated over a period of 17… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE Fetuses with solid, highly vascularized sacrococcygeal teratomas can die as a result of the vascular steal syndrome… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Sacrococcygeal teratomas have tissues derived from ectoderm, mesoderm, and endoderm.2 Although their embryonic origin is still… (More)
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1993
1993
Thirty-six patients with benign neonatal sacrococcygeal teratoma (SCT) were treated in our medical center from 1972 to 1990. Mean… (More)
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Review
1987
Review
1987
The fetus with sacrococcygeal teratoma (SCT) is at high risk for prenatal and perinatal complications. The natural history and… (More)
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1975
1975
During the years 1941 through 1973, 48 patients, 16 males and 32 females, with sacrococcygeal teratoma were seen at the Childrens… (More)
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