Congenital mesoblastic nephroma: report of a Case with review of the most significant literature.

@article{Carosi2000CongenitalMN,
  title={Congenital mesoblastic nephroma: report of a Case with review of the most significant literature.},
  author={Illuminato Carosi and Mar{\'i}a Carolina Vairo and L Zaffarano and Michele Bisceglia and Giuseppe Cret{\`i}},
  journal={Pathology, research and practice},
  year={2000},
  volume={196 3},
  pages={199-204}
}
AIMS AND BACKGROUND Congenital mesoblastic nephroma (CMN) is a rare pediatric tumor of the kidney with the highest peak of incidence during the first 3 postnatal months. It has previously been confused with Wilms' tumor (which, on the contrary, is rare during the first six months of age and is still considered a histogenetic congener). CMN almost always has a favourable prognosis. Therefore, CMN needs to be correctly diagnosed and differentiated from other pediatric renal neoplasms. Two… CONTINUE READING

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