• LAPAROSCOPIC TRACHELECTOMY FOR CERVIX YOLK SAC TUMOR IN 11 MONTHS OLD FEMALE: THE YOUNGEST CASE

    1 month ago - By Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology

    Background: Yolk sac tumour is a malignant entity that often occurs in girls less than 3 years of age and is the most frequent type of primary extragonadal germ cell tumours.Case: We describe the case of an 11-month-old girl who was referred to our centre for vaginal bleeding with evidence of a uterine mass on ultrasonography. Preoperative investigations confirmed YST of the uterine cervix without metastasis. After four cycles of systemic chemotherapy, the patient was treated with laparoscopic trachelectomy without perioperative complications.
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