Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor with Kidney Involvement: A Case Report

  title={Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor with Kidney Involvement: A Case Report},
  author={Davood Sharifi Doloui and Tahereh Fakharian and Vahid Yahyavi and Sirous Nekooei and Hamid reza Zivarifar and Kamran Ghafarzadegan},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of radiology : a quarterly journal published by the Iranian Radiological Society},
Primitive neuroectodermal tumor (PNET) is usually an aggressive, rapidly progressing and metastasizing tumor. Occurrence of this type of tumor in the kidney is considered as unusual and few cases have been reported so far. We present a metastatic PNET arising probably from the kidney in a 17-year-old female patient with local invasion and metastasis to the stomach. PNET should be considered as a differential diagnosis of a large heterogeneous soft tissue mass in the abdomen, especially in those… CONTINUE READING

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