Partial nephrectomy for pediatric renal cell carcinoma: An unusual case presentation

Sean Manion, Ammar Hayani, Aliya Husain, Richard Rink, David Hatch

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Abstract

Nine years after successful treatment of Stage IV neuroblastoma, a 10- year-old white girl was demonstrated to have a complex cystic mass in the upper pole of her solitary right kidney. Partial nephrectomy was performed, disclosing a renal cell carcinoma, predominantly dear cell type. No metastases were detected. Renal cell carcinoma is a rare cause of secondary malignancy. Partial nephrectomy can be used successfully to treat renal cell carcinoma in children.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)465-468
Number of pages4
JournalUrology
Volume49
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 1997

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