• Among the causes of respiratory distress in the neonatal period, a tumor involving the oropharyngeal area is rare. The present case report describes a premature infant with a teratoma of the tonsil and reviews the clinical presentation and management of this tumor in the neonatal period.
(Am J Dis Child 133:79-80, 1979)
Shah BL, Vasan U, Raye JR. Teratoma of the Tonsil in a Premature InfantCase Report and Review of the Literature. Am J Dis Child. 1979;133(1):79–80. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1979.02130010085017