CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM, vol.23, no.5, pp.573-576, 2007 (SCI-Expanded)
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CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
teratoma, germ cell tumor, encephalocele, superior sagittal sinus, pineal region tumor
Gazi University Affiliated:
Objective Teratoma is the most frequently encountered intracranial tumor at birth and constitutes 18-20% of all germ cell tumors. They are usually located in pineal and suprasellar regions. The authors aim to report an extremely unusual presentation, location, and appearance of a teratoma in a newborn.