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Journal Français d'Ophtalmologie
Volume 40, n° 4
pages e137-e139 (avril 2017)
Doi : 10.1016/j.jfo.2016.03.016
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A newborn saved by embolisation and surgery of a giant teratoma of the orbit
Un nouveau-né sauvé par l’embolisation et la chirurgie d’un tératome orbitaire géant

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Figure 1 : 

Immature teratoma at 24hours of life.

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Figure 2 : 

IRM of the immature teratoma and cyanoacrylate glue embolisation of the ophthalmic artery.

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Figure 3 : 

Histology. The eye pushed back by the tumour, surrounded by a thick sclera flattened in the horizontal direction, with a remainder of retina and lens inside. The tumour occupies the lower part of the image, it is also surrounded by a fibrous capsule. It consists here of a multifoil glandular tissue, with some blood vessels, surrounded by a loose conjunctive tissue, mature composant of the tumour.

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