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Temporal Bone Melanotic Neuroectodermal Tumor of Infancy
Caroline D. Robson, MBChB
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Pathology

          • Clinical Issues

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Abbreviations

              • Melanotic neurectodermal tumor of infancy (MNTI)
            • Synonyms

              • Melanotic progonoma, melanin-containing primitive neuroectodermal tumor
              • Retinal anlage tumor
            • Definitions

              • Rare, locally aggressive pigmented tumor of infancy

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • CT Findings

                • MR Findings

                  • Imaging Recommendations

                    DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                      PATHOLOGY

                      • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                        CLINICAL ISSUES

                        • Presentation

                          • Demographics

                            • Natural History & Prognosis

                              • Treatment

                                Selected References

                                1. Kantar M et al: Melanotic progonoma of the skull in infancy. Childs Nerv Syst. 24(11):1371-5, 2008
                                2. Kumari TP et al: Effectiveness of chemotherapy in melanotic neurectodermal tumor of infancy. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 22(3):199-206, 2005
                                3. Rickert CH et al: Melanotic progonoma of the brain: a case report and review. Childs Nerv Syst. 14(8):389-93, 1998
                                4. Williams AO: Melanotic ameloblastoma ("progonoma") of infancy showing osteogenesis. J Pathol Bacteriol. 93(2):545-8, 1967
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                                KEY FACTS

                                • Terminology

                                  • Imaging

                                    • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                      • Pathology

                                        • Clinical Issues

                                          TERMINOLOGY

                                          • Abbreviations

                                            • Melanotic neurectodermal tumor of infancy (MNTI)
                                          • Synonyms

                                            • Melanotic progonoma, melanin-containing primitive neuroectodermal tumor
                                            • Retinal anlage tumor
                                          • Definitions

                                            • Rare, locally aggressive pigmented tumor of infancy

                                          IMAGING

                                          • General Features

                                            • CT Findings

                                              • MR Findings

                                                • Imaging Recommendations

                                                  DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                    PATHOLOGY

                                                    • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                      • Presentation

                                                        • Demographics

                                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                            • Treatment

                                                              Selected References

                                                              1. Kantar M et al: Melanotic progonoma of the skull in infancy. Childs Nerv Syst. 24(11):1371-5, 2008
                                                              2. Kumari TP et al: Effectiveness of chemotherapy in melanotic neurectodermal tumor of infancy. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 22(3):199-206, 2005
                                                              3. Rickert CH et al: Melanotic progonoma of the brain: a case report and review. Childs Nerv Syst. 14(8):389-93, 1998
                                                              4. Williams AO: Melanotic ameloblastoma ("progonoma") of infancy showing osteogenesis. J Pathol Bacteriol. 93(2):545-8, 1967