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Intrapulmonary Teratoma: An Unusual Cause of Space Occupying Lesion

Vijayesh Kumar Tiwari, Abhishek Kumar, Nitesh Mohan, Rajesh Agarwal, Pushpendra Singh

Keywords : Teratoma, Pulmonary tumours, Chest

Citation Information : Tiwari VK, Kumar A, Mohan N, Agarwal R, Singh P. Intrapulmonary Teratoma: An Unusual Cause of Space Occupying Lesion. Indian J Chest Dis Allied Sci 2017; 59 (2):95-97.

DOI: 10.5005/ijcdas-59-2-95

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 18-11-2022

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2017; The Author(s).


Teratomas are tumours originating from totipotent cells at various sites. Intrapulmonary teratoma is a rare occurrence and presents with non-specific signs and symptoms. We report a case of a 14-year-old boy who came to us with progressive breathlessness and chest pain with cough and intermittent haemoptysis.

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