Intraocular Teratoma in Association With Sacrococcygeal Teratoma: A Clinicopathologic Report

Frenkel, Shahar; Trese, Michael T.; Walsh, Mark K.; O'Malley, Edward R.; Poulik, Janet M.; Abramson, David H.; Folberg, Robert
May 2010
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;May/Jun2010, Vol. 47 Issue 3, pe1
Academic Journal
Case Study
A benign sacrococcygeal teratoma was resected from an infant at birth. Four weeks later, intraocular tumors were identified in the right eye. The eye expanded in size and was removed at 16 weeks. A benign cystic intraocular teratoma was identified.


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