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Differential diagnosis and management of liver tumors in infants
Israel Fernandez-Pineda, Rosa Cabello-Laureano
Israel Fernandez-Pineda, Rosa Cabello-Laureano, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Virgen del Rocio Children’s Hospital, Sevilla 41013, Spain
Author contributions: Fernandez-Pineda I and Cabello-Laureano R designed the review article and wrote the manuscript.
Correspondence to: Israel Fernandez-Pineda, MD, Department of Pediatric Surgery, Virgen del Rocio Children’s Hospital, Av. Manuel Siurot s/n, t. 0034 955012924, Sevilla 41013, Spain. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: January 21, 2014 Revised: March 21, 2014 Accepted: May 31, 2014 Published online: July 27, 2014
Core tip: Management of liver neoplasms during the first year of life may be challenging. Some of these tumors may be observed but others require extensive surgical resection and adjuvant therapies. Differential diagnosis and treatment options are discussed in our article.