A rare primary pulmonary tumor of childhood


Kotiloglu E., Kaya H., Kiyan G. , Tuney D., Canpolat C.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.44, sa.2, ss.156-159, 2002 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 44 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2002
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.156-159

Özet

Pleuropulmonary blastoma (PPB) is known to be the pulmonary blastoma of childhood. it has a range of macroscopic and microscopic features which appear to correlate with eventual Prognosis. Type 1, presenting as a multicystic lesion, occurs at an earlier age and has a more favorable prognosis than other types.