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Retroperitoneal desmoplastic small round cell tumor in 3-year-old child: Report of a rare case and review of literature

1 Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Mangalagiri, Andhra Pradesh, India
2 MBBS graduate, Indira Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Puducherry, India

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Thirunavukkarasu Arun Babu,
Additional Professor & Head, Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Mangalagiri - 522 503, Andhra Pradesh
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DOI: 10.4103/am.am_72_21

Round cell tumors are group of tumors exhibiting hyperchromatic round nucleus, scant cytoplasm, and high nuclear–cytoplasmic ratio in histopathological examination. These tumors need the application of immunohistochemical panel for accurate diagnosis. We are presenting a rare case of small round cell tumor in retroperitoneum in a 3-year-old male child because of rarity in this site and age.

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