Successful removal of a retroperitoneal teratoma from an infant is described. Various theories dealing with the origin of such tumors are discussed. Blood supply, hemopoiesis and circulation of the tumor have been investigated.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
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Enzmann, E. V.; Miroyiannis, S. D.; and Magen, M. M.
"Report on a Retroperitoneal Teratoma (Foetus in foetu),"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 67(1), 544-552.
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