Neonatal intracranial teratoma

Canan A., Gulsevin T., Nejat A., Tezer K., Sule Y., Meryem T., ...More

BRAIN & DEVELOPMENT, vol.22, no.5, pp.340-342, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0387-7604(00)00128-5
  • Title of Journal : BRAIN & DEVELOPMENT
  • Page Numbers: pp.340-342


Brain tumors diagnosed in neonatal period are extremely rare. A case of neonatal intracranial teratoma with extracranial extension. presenting with upper airway obstruction is reported. The preoperative diagnosis was made by cranial computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging. (C) 2000 Elsevier Science B.V. All rights reserved.