Sacrococcygeal –teratoma in adults: A case report and review of literature

Seheli Bandyopadhyay, Abhishek Basu, Arnab Bhattacharjee, Arijit Sen, Soumadip Panda, Swarnendu Datta
2014 IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences  
Sacrococcygealteratoma (SCT) is known as a disease of infants but is rare in adults.. This is an uncommon location of teratoma in adults and malignant transformation has been rarely described. The clinical, radiological and histopathological characteristics of this case are described.Although complete surgical resection is the standard of care, with malignant transformation SCTs havea poor outcome.We report here the case of a 53 yr old female with sacrococcygeal teratoma
doi:10.9790/0853-131222528 fatcat:loexasutf5enbant4nmrn2vkxm