• J. Thomas Stocker
  • Kamal G. Ishak


Hepatoblastoma is the most common hepatic tumor of childhood, accounting for nearly 45% of all primary hepatic tumors and tumorlike lesions and 62% of primary malignant tumors [1]. It affects about 1/100000 children under the age of 15 years in Britain [2] and accounts for about 1/10 000 admissions at Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Boston, USA [3].


Focal Nodular Hyperplasia Precocious Puberty Bile Duct Carcinoma Extramedullary Hematopoiesis Profound Hypothermia 
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© Springer Japan 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Thomas Stocker
    • 1
  • Kamal G. Ishak
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric PathologyThe Armed Forces Institute of PathologyUSA
  2. 2.Department of Hepatic pathologyThe Armed Forces Institute of PathologyUSA

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