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Neonatology pp 858-868 | Cite as

Neonatal Malignancies

  • Franca Fossati-Bellani

Abstract

Neoplastic or tumor-like conditions are rare in the fetus and newborn, but pose important diagnostic and therapeutic problems for pediatricians and oncologists, as well as imposing enormous emotional burdens on parents and caregivers. They also present significant medical and ethical dilemmas.

Keywords

Central Nervous System Tumor Clear Cell Sarcoma Choroid Plexus Papilloma Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor Leukemoid Reaction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Franca Fossati-Bellani
    • 1
  1. 1.Formerly of Pediatric Oncology DepartmentFondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei TumoriMilanItaly

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