Giant sacrococcygeal teratoma in an adult: case report.

Br J Neurosurg 2009 Dec;23(6):628-9

Neurological Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal.

Congenital sacrococcygeal teratoma (SCT) is the most common germ cell tumour of infancy and childhood. Authors report a case of 18-year-old female with progressively enlarging sacral mass since birth. MRI showed a solid-cystic mass with no involvement of surrounding structures and it was excised completely by the post-anal route.

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