Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 58--60

Glial heterotopia of maxilla: A clinical surprise


Santosh Kumar Mahalik1, Toijam S Lyngdoh1, Prema Menon1, Kushaljit Singh Sodhi2, Rakesh Kumar Vashishta3, Ravi P Kanojia1, KLN Rao1 
1 Department of Pediatric Surgery, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
2 Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
3 Department of Cytopathology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

Correspondence Address:
KLN Rao
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Advanced Pediatric Center, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh - 160 012
India

Glial heterotopia is a rare congenital mass lesion which often presents as a clinical surprise. We report a case of extranasal glial heterotopia in a neonate with unusual features. The presentation, management strategy, etiopathogenesis and histopathology of the mass lesion has been reviewed.


How to cite this article:
Mahalik SK, Lyngdoh TS, Menon P, Sodhi KS, Vashishta RK, Kanojia RP, Rao K. Glial heterotopia of maxilla: A clinical surprise.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2011;16:58-60


How to cite this URL:
Mahalik SK, Lyngdoh TS, Menon P, Sodhi KS, Vashishta RK, Kanojia RP, Rao K. Glial heterotopia of maxilla: A clinical surprise. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2011 [cited 2021 Jan 18 ];16:58-60
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