Metanephric Adenoma in a 6-year-old Child With Hemihypertrophy


Kupeli S., Baydar D. E. , Canakh F., YALÇIN B. , KÖSEMEHMETOĞLU K. , TEKGÜL S. , ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY, cilt.31, ss.453-455, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 31 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/mph.0b013e31819e8f72
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.453-455

Özet

Metanephric adenoma (MA) is a renal tumor that is, rarely diagnosed in children. Although it is considered benign and to have a good prognosis. the diagnosis of MA is challenging because of histopathologic and radiologic similarities to Wilms tumor. In this case report, we present a 6-year-old girl, with a renal mass and right hemihypertrophy. who was previously diagnosed as Wilms tumor on a fine-needle biopsy and diagnosed its MA after nephroureterectomy. The differentiation between Wilms tumor and metanephric adenoma is also discussed,