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neonatal tumors

Sunday 18 July 2004

Neonatal tumours occur every 12,500-27,500 live births and comprise 2% of childhood malignancies.

Classification

- congenital teratoma
- congenital neuroblastoma
- congenital mesoblastic nephroma
- congenital fibromatoses
- congenital soft tissue sarcomas
- congenital renal tumours
- congenital CNS tumours
- congenital leukemias
- congenital retinoblastoma

References

- Moore SW, Satge D, Sasco AJ, Zimmermann A, Plaschkes J. The epidemiology of neonatal tumours. Report of an international working group. Pediatr Surg Int. 2003 Sep;19(7):509-19. Epub 2003 Sep 11. PMID: 14523568