Hepatoblastoma

Rare malignant embryonal tumor of the liver that occurs in younf infants.

Median age at diagnosis is 16 months (Perilongo g).

Age-adjusted frequency of 1.2 per million aged 15 years (Stiller CA.

Accounts for 1% of cancer diagnoses in childhood

3-year overall survival 60-70% with cis-platinum chemotherapy.

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