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Strategy and medical approach to treatment of giant sacrococcygeal teratoblastoma with concomitant teratoma in a newborn child

PAEDIATRIC SURGERY.UKRAINE.2018.1(58):61-65; doi 10.15574/PS.2018.58.61

Konoplitskyi V. S., Pogorily V. V., Dubrovin A. G., Moravska O. A., Chuhu T. V., Yakymenko A. G., Lukiyanets O. A.
National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnitsia, Ukraine
Bogomolets National Medical University, Kyiv, Ukraine

The work presents a clinical case of successful treatment of a giant sacrococcygeal teratoblastoma of external-internal localization and teratoma of internal localization in a newborn child. A preoperative preparation, surgery, and postoperative chemotherapy were administered to ensure a satisfactory result.
Key words: giant sacrococcygeal teratoblastoma, combined treatment, newborn child.

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