The use of magnetic resonance imaging in diagnosing Wilms' tumor mimicking a lumbosacral strain and sprain.

  • Gary Robinson
  • Published 1992 in
    Journal of manipulative and physiological…

Abstract

Wilms' tumor is the most common tumor of the kidney in childhood. This article discusses the case of a young adult with a Wilms' tumor whose initial presentation appeared similar to a lumbosacral strain. The use of magnetic resonance imaging in diagnosing Wilms' tumor is discussed, along with the common clinical picture of the disease. 

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