Melanotic Neuroectodermal Tumor of Infancy
Two babys, one was 6 months old and another was 2 months old presented with a rapidly progressing melanotic neuroectodermal tumor of infancy (MNTI) in the maxilla. The tumor extended from the midline to the retromolar area of the left maxilla. It was confirmed as a melanotic neuroectodermal tumor through, radiology, cytology and histopathological examinations. The encapsulated tumor was excised .No recurrence was seen in the initial follow up nearly one year.
Pulse Vol.5 January 2011 p.61-65