The Heidelberg classification of renal cell tumours.

  title={The Heidelberg classification of renal cell tumours.},
  author={Gyula Kov{\'a}cs and Mubeena Akhtar and Bruce Beckwith and Peter Bugert and Christopher S. Cooper and Brett Delahunt and John Nelson Eble and Stewart Fleming and B{\"o}rje Ljungberg and L Jeffrey Medeiros and Holger Moch and Victor E. Reuter and Eberhard Ritz and G{\"o}ran Roos and Dietmar Schmidt and John R. Srigley and Stephan Stoerkel and Else van den Berg and Berton Zbar},
  journal={The Journal of pathology},
  volume={183 2},
This paper presents the conclusions of a workshop entitled 'Impact of Molecular Genetics on the Classification of Renal Cell Tumours', which was held in Heidelberg in October 1996. The focus on 'renal cell tumours' excludes any discussion of Wilms' tumour and its variants, or of tumours metastatic to the kidneys. The proposed classification subdivides renal cell tumours into benign and malignant parenchymal neoplasms and, where possible, limits each subcategory to the most commonly documented… CONTINUE READING
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