Diffuse fatal infantile hemangioendothelioma in an infant liver: Case report
Serkan Şenol 1 * , Asım Yörük, İhsan Kuru, Asuman Kıral, Gizem Ersoy
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1 Medeniyet Üniversitesi, Göztepe Eğitim ve Araştırma Hast., Patoloji Kliniği, İstanbul, Turkey* Corresponding Author

Abstract

Infantile hemangioendothelioma is a rare tumor in the liver in children under 3 years of age. It is usually incidentally detected but may also occur with liver enlargement. Herein a case of neonatal infantile hemangioendothelioma in liver with hepatosplenomegaly and respiratory-circulatory failure resulting in monitoring is presented with literature.

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Article Type: Case Report

J Clin Exp Invest, Volume 6, Issue 3, September 2015, 312-314

https://doi.org/10.5799/ahinjs.01.2015.03.0540

Publication date: 25 Oct 2015

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