Sacrococcygeal Teratoma - An Interesting Case and Infrequently seen Extension in Spinal CordDeepak Sharma*, Srinivas Murki and Tejo Pratap
Department of Neonatology, Fernandez Hospital, Hyderabad, India Department of Neonatology, Fernandez Hospital, Hyderabad, India
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- Deepak Sharma
Department of Neonatology
Fernandez Hospital, Hyderabad, India
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Received date: February 21, 2017; Accepted date: April 08, 2017; Published date: April 29, 2017
Citation: Sharma D, Murki S, Pratap T (2017) Sacrococcygeal Teratoma - An Interesting Case and Infrequently seen Extension in Spinal Cord. J Neonatal Biol 6:255. doi:10.4172/2167-0897.1000255
Copyright: ©2017 Sharma D, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
A male baby of 2.6 kg was born to Gravida2Para0Abortion1 mother through normal vaginal delivery at 33 weeks of gestation. Baby had normal Apgar score of 8/9/9 at one, five and ten minutes respectively. At birth baby was noticed to have large swelling in the sacrococcygeal region which was approximately having the size of 10*2 cm, with solid consistency and erythematous.