Soft tissue tumors
Reviewer: Vijay Shankar, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 11 March 2013, last major update November 2012
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End of Soft tissue tumors > Other tumors > Teratoma
- Usually females
- Congenital or early childhood
- May be associated with twins or malformations
- Sacrococcygeal area, head and neck, retroperitoneum, mediastinum, CNS
- 75% benign
- Neck during infancy: massive but benign vs. adult neck: usually malignant
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