• Hart IsaacsJr


Neuroblastomas are derived from neuroblasts that arise in the neural crest and normally migrate downward to form ganglion cells and chromaffin tissue [1]. Historically, these neoplasms have been called poorly differentiated neuroblastoma, neuroblastoma, differentiating neuroblastoma, ganglioneuroblastoma, and ganglioneuroma, depending on the variety and degree of differentiation of the cells composing the tumors [2].


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  • Hart IsaacsJr
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  1. 1.Department of Pathology Rady Childrens Hospital San DiegoUniversity of California San Diego School of MedicineSan DiegoUSA

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