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A unique case of rhabdoid tumor presenting as hemoperitoneum in an infant.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21238679     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We report the first pediatric case of an extrarenal, noncentral nervous system, diffusely metastatic, gastrointestinal rhabdoid tumor in a 106-day-old, previous 25-week preterm infant. The unusual clinical presentation, the diagnosis, and biology of this tumor as well as the etiology of hemoperitoneum in neonates and infants are discussed.
Authors:
Yogangi Malhotra; Tamara N Fitzgerald; Paul T Jubinsky; Holly Harper; Cicero T Silva; Eduardo Zambrano; Karen A Diefenbach; R Lawrence Moss; Vineet Bhandari
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric surgery     Volume:  46     ISSN:  1531-5037     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Pediatr. Surg.     Publication Date:  2011 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-01-17     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0052631     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  247-51     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2011 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Perinatal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520-8064, USA.
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