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Jornal Brasileiro de Patologia e Medicina Laboratorial

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Abstract

POPE, Leonora Zozula Blind et al. Intraocular malignant teratoid medulloepithelioma: case report and review of the literature. J. Bras. Patol. Med. Lab. [online]. 2002, vol.38, n.3, pp. 233-235. ISSN 1676-2444.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1676-24442002000300012.

The authors report a case of intraocular malignant teratoid medulloepithelioma affecting a seven years old girl with congenital glaucoma. The histological sections showed areas of primitive and undifferentiated cells, with frequent tubular formations and foci of mature hyaline cartilage. After surgical treatment the patient is well and free of recurrence.

Keywords : Diktyoma ; Medulloepithelioma ; Neoplasm of the ciliary body.

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