Current management of Wilms' tumor in children.

@article{Ko2009CurrentMO,
  title={Current management of Wilms' tumor in children.},
  author={Edmund Y Ko and Michael L. Ritchey},
  journal={Journal of pediatric urology},
  year={2009},
  volume={5 1},
  pages={56-65}
}
PURPOSE Wilms' tumor is the most common renal tumor in children. Outcomes have improved dramatically over the past few decades, but important treatment questions remain. These include the role of molecular biologic markers in stratifying patients for therapy or targeting tumors for treatment. We present a summary of these advances and outline the current treatment of Wilm's tumor. MATERIALS AND METHODS The medical literature and results of all cooperative group studies reporting treatment of… CONTINUE READING

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