Immature omental teratoma.


Journal Article

Immature omental teratomas are extremely rare neoplasms. To our knowledge, only two cases have been reported in the literature. In some anatomic locations, the malignant potential of immature teratomas correlates with the presence and quantity of neuroectoderm within the tumor mass. We describe the first immature omental teratoma with prominent neuroectodermal differentiation.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Spurney, RF; McCormack, KM

Published Date

  • August 1987

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 111 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 762 - 764

PubMed ID

  • 3632294

Pubmed Central ID

  • 3632294

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0003-9985


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States