[Primary neuroectodermal tumor (PNET) of the kidney: 26 cases. Current status of its diagnosis and treatment].

@article{Alcal2001PrimaryNT,
  title={[Primary neuroectodermal tumor (PNET) of the kidney: 26 cases. Current status of its diagnosis and treatment].},
  author={Jos{\'e} Angel Cuesta Alcal{\'a} and Alfredo Solchaga Mart{\'i}nez and Mar{\'i}a Cristina Caballero Mart{\'i}nez and Marisa G{\'o}mez Dorronsoro and Ignacio Pascual Pi{\'e}drola and Luis Ripa Sald{\'i}as and Javier Aldave Villanueva and Jos{\'e} Luis Arrondo Arrondo and Vicente Grasa Lanau and Mariano Ponz Gonz{\'a}lez and Alfredo Ipi{\'e}ns Aznar},
  journal={Archivos espanoles de urologia},
  year={2001},
  volume={54 10},
  pages={1081-93}
}
OBJECTIVE To report a case of primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET) of the kidney and review the literature and the 25 cases previously reported as PNET. METHODS A 39-year-old man who consulted for nephric colic is described. Ultrasound evaluation disclosed a mass arising from the left kidney. The clinical, radiological and pathologic features, treatment and differential diagnosis of small cell tumors are discussed, as well as the important role of immunohistochemical techniques (positive… CONTINUE READING