Embryonal adenoma of the kidney: a report of two cases.

@article{Zafar1997EmbryonalAO,
  title={Embryonal adenoma of the kidney: a report of two cases.},
  author={Nafees Bin Zafar and David Spencer and Alan D. Berry},
  journal={Diagnostic cytopathology},
  year={1997},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={42-6}
}
Embryonal (metanephric) adenoma of the kidney, like Wilms' tumor, exhibits small monomorphic, blue cells arranged as vague, tubular rosettes. Unlike Wilms' tumor, which requires chemotherapy or multi-modality therapy for optimal management, the available evidence indicates that embryonal adenoma is most likely cured by simple enucleation or nephrectomy. Two women, age 54 (Case 1) and 78 (Case 2), respectively, underwent needle biopsy for a radiologically well circumscribed renal lesion with… CONTINUE READING

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