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Pathological Condition of a Newborn Child

Case Challenge Number: 1

Diagnostic Information

Parental History There were no known factors in the parent’s history which contributed to this child’s condition. Chemical Factors There were no known chemical risk factors in either the patient or parent’s history which contributed to the condition. Physical Factors There were no known physical risk factors in either the patient or parent’s history which contributed to this child’s condition. Histological Slides

Figure 1. Low power x200

Figure 2. High power x400

MRI and CT Scan A CT scan and an MRI of the head and maxillofacial region revealed a large endophytic and exophytically growth arising from the left paranasal region. An incisional biopsy was performed three weeks after birth and the lesion exhibited translocation T 2;13 which is typical for this lesion

Figure 3. CT scan of area of the abnormality

Clinical Photograph