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Hepatoblastoma--report of three cases.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15025365     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Hepatoblastoma accounts for only 0.5% of all paediatric tumours. The vast majority of these cases are seen under five years of age and a third of patients have some form of congenital anomaly syndrome or other childhood tumour. Most recent classification describes six subtypes of hepatoblastoma. Surgical resection is the best treatment preceded by accurate staging and chemotherapy or radiotherapy. Hepatoblastoma can be diagnosed by Fine Needle Aspiration Cytology (FNAC). We report here three cases of hepatoblastoma diagnosed by FNAC and subsequently confirmed by histopathology following resection of hepatic tumours.
Sagarika Samantaray; Niranjan Rout; Debi Prasad Mishra; Rabi Narayan Mallik
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian journal of pathology & microbiology     Volume:  46     ISSN:  0377-4929     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian J Pathol Microbiol     Publication Date:  2003 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-03-17     Completed Date:  2004-04-30     Revised Date:  2005-12-23    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7605904     Medline TA:  Indian J Pathol Microbiol     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  643-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Oncopathology, AHR Cancer Centre, Cuttack.
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MeSH Terms
Biopsy, Fine-Needle
Hepatoblastoma / classification,  diagnosis*,  therapy
Liver Neoplasms / classification,  diagnosis*,  therapy
Comment In:
Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2004 Oct;47(4):596   [PMID:  16295410 ]

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