Umbilical cord

Topic Completed: 1 November 2011

Revised: 20 February 2019

Copyright: 2002-2019,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Teratoma[title] placenta

Mandolin S. Ziadie, M.D.
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Cite this page: Ziadie MS. Teratoma. website. Accessed September 18th, 2019.
Definition / general
Gross description
  • Nodular mass attached to umbilical cord
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Tumor composed of cell types originating from all three germinal layers
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