Hepatoblastoma (A Report of a Case in Benghazi)

Case report


S. Sunderraj, M.N. Hoda

Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Garyounis, Benghazi, S.P.L.A.J.

Garyounis Medical Journal Vol. 5, No.1. January 1982: 93-95


A histologically confirmed hepatoblastoma in Libyan boy of 6 years is reported in Benghazi. Various aspects of this malignant embryonal tumor is discussed, such as geographical distribution, age, sex, associated conditions and spread. Special emphasis is made on the histological classification of these tumours to its clinical behaviour and prognosis.

Keywords: Hepatoblastoma