Clear cell sarcoma of the kidney: accuracy of imaging methods for detecting bone metastases. Report from the National Wilms' Tumor Study.

@article{Feusner1990ClearCS,
  title={Clear cell sarcoma of the kidney: accuracy of imaging methods for detecting bone metastases. Report from the National Wilms' Tumor Study.},
  author={James H. Feusner and J. Bruce Beckwith and Giulio J D'angio},
  journal={Medical and pediatric oncology},
  year={1990},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={225-7}
}
To evaluate the accuracy of various imaging methods to screen for bone metastases in patients with clear cell sarcoma of the kidney (CCSK), all such cases reported on the National Wilms' Tumor studies from 1969-1983 were reviewed. Eighty-two CCSK children were identified, 19 of whom (23%) sustained bone metastases sometime during their course. Thirteen metastatic sites were evaluated by both radiography and bone scanning. In seven instances both modalities were positive; in four the radiography… CONTINUE READING