Malignant rhabdoid tumour of the kidney occurring simultaneously with a brain tumour: a report of two cases and review of the literature

@article{Luo2002MalignantRT,
  title={Malignant rhabdoid tumour of the kidney occurring simultaneously with a brain tumour: a report of two cases and review of the literature},
  author={C C Luo and J Lin and T -H Jaing and C P Yang and Chuen Hsueh},
  journal={European Journal of Pediatrics},
  year={2002},
  volume={161},
  pages={340-342}
}
Malignant rhabdoid tumour of the kidney (MRTK), an uncommon aggressive neoplasm of children, is now recognised as a separate entity from Wilms' tumour with distinct clinical and pathological features. MRTK is unique in its significant association with primary brain tumours or brain metastases. We report two cases, aged 2 and 6 months, of MRTK occurring… CONTINUE READING