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CASE REPORT
Year : 2023  |  Volume : 28  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 77-80

Multiple subcutaneous nodules leading to a diagnosis of metastatic neuroblastoma in an infant: A case report


1 Department of Histopathology, College of Medical Sciences, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University and Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi, Nigeria
2 Department of Pathology, Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria
3 Department of Pathology, Ahmadu Bello University and Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria, Nigeria

Correspondence Address:
Dauda E Suleiman
Department of Histopathology, College of Medical Sciences, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University and Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi
Nigeria
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/ijmh.IJMH_64_22

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Neuroblastoma is a childhood malignancy with protean clinical manifestations. One rare presentation is multiple cutaneous nodules, especially in infants. We present a case of multiple cutaneous nodules as the initial presentation in an infant with metastatic neuroblastoma. The patient received chemotherapy with good response and is alive and well 5 years post diagnosis.


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