Affiliations 

  • 1 Nem-Yun Boo, MRCP. Department of Paediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Malaysia, 50300 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 2 A. Zulkiflee Laidin, FRCS. Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, National University of Malaysia, 50300 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Med. J. Malaysia, 1985 Sep;40(3):252-6.
PMID: 3842722

Abstract

A term, Malay male neonate, delivered by spontaneous vertex delivery, was found to have a huge carvenous hemangioma on the anterior chest wall. He developed respiratory failure on the second day of life. Having considered the various options possible, an emergency surgical excision was carried outat the age of 57 hours. The patient recovered after a stormy post-operative period.

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