Pediatric Surgery International

, Volume 24, Issue 5, pp 621–623

Primary colonic congenital infantile fibrosarcoma presenting as meconium peritonitis

Authors

    • Section of Pediatric SurgeryThe University of Michigan, CS Mott Children’s Hospital
    • Department of Surgery, Pediatric SurgeryUniversity of Florida
  • Oliver S. Soldes
    • Section of Pediatric SurgeryThe University of Michigan, CS Mott Children’s Hospital
  • Robert Ruiz
    • Section of Pediatric PathologyThe University of Michigan, CS Mott Children’s Hospital
  • James D. Geiger
    • Section of Pediatric SurgeryThe University of Michigan, CS Mott Children’s Hospital
Case Report

DOI: 10.1007/s00383-008-2113-0

Cite this article as:
Islam, S., Soldes, O.S., Ruiz, R. et al. Pediatr Surg Int (2008) 24: 621. doi:10.1007/s00383-008-2113-0

Abstract

Congenital infantile fibrosarcoma is a rare soft tissue malignancy that occurs in both axial and extremity locations. We report a case of this tumor arising from the left colon in a newborn presenting with an intrauterine perforation and meconium peritonitis.

Keywords

Meconium peritonitisCongenital infantile fibrosarcoma

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