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Serous borderline tumor of the fallopian tube in a patient with Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21034953     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We describe a case of a 3-year-old girl with Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome who presented with an enlarging abdominal mass caused by a serous borderline tumor of the fallopian tube. This case is notable for the rarity of this neoplasm in a premenarchal patient as well as the association with this syndrome. We briefly review these entities and the significance of malignancy in Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome.
Authors:
Daniel Stephens; Srikumar Pillai; Elaine Cham; Robert Arensman; Pauline Chou
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric surgery     Volume:  45     ISSN:  1531-5037     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Pediatr. Surg.     Publication Date:  2010 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-11-01     Completed Date:  2010-11-30     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0052631     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  2244-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2010 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55405, USA. daniel.stephens@gmail.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Child, Preschool
Cystadenoma, Serous / complications*,  diagnosis,  surgery
Diagnosis, Differential
Fallopian Tube Neoplasms / complications*,  diagnosis,  surgery
Female
Humans
Klippel-Trenaunay-Weber Syndrome / complications*,  diagnosis
Laparotomy
Ovariectomy / methods*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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