Sacrococcygeal Teratoma with Yolk Sac Component in a Neonate

Ashwini Chandrasekhar Khanolkar, Nirali Chirag Thakkar, Yogesh Kumar Sarin

Abstract


Sacrococcygeal teratoma (SCT) is the most common congenital tumor in neonates. SCT may be benign (mature and immature) or malignant. Malignancy is rare in SCT diagnosed before 2 months of age. Here, we describe a neonate having a mature teratoma with a focus of malignant yolk sac tumor within and the difficulties faced in its management.


Keywords


Sacrococcygeal teratoma; Yolk sac tumor; Neonate

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/jns.v4i3.211

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