December 1974

Malignant Mesenchymoma in Infants

Author Affiliations

From the departments of oncology (Drs. Mayer and Holton) and pathology (Dr. Favara), the Children's Hospital; and the departments of pediatrics (Dr. Holton) and surgery (Dr. Rainer), University of Colorado Medical Center, Denver.

Am J Dis Child. 1974;128(6):847-850. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1974.02110310095019

Two infants with malignant mesenchymoma had favorable responses to surgery and chemotherapy. The cases of 19 other infants with this neoplasm are reviewed, stressing diagnostic criteria and the role of chemotherapy in management.