An unusual renal angiomyolipoma with morphological lymphangioleiomyomatosis features and coexpression of oestrogen and progesterone receptors

@article{Colombat2001AnUR,
  title={An unusual renal angiomyolipoma with morphological lymphangioleiomyomatosis features and coexpression of oestrogen and progesterone receptors},
  author={Magali Colombat and Liliane Boccon-Gibod and Sophie Carton},
  journal={Virchows Archiv},
  year={2001},
  volume={440},
  pages={102-104}
}
Angiomyolipoma is the most common mesenchymal renal tumour, the clonal origin of which has recently been demonstrated. It is composed of varying amounts of blood vessels, smooth muscle and fat. In this report, we describe a renal angiomyolipoma, which is unusual owing to the presence of a lymphangioleiomyomatosis-like component, occurring in a 41-year-old… CONTINUE READING