Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis: critical analysis of 30 patients


Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis (XGP) is a chronic inflammatory condition of the kidneys. Nevertheless, disparities between the pre-operative and pathological diagnoses are frequently encountered. We reviewed all patients with XGP over a 17-year period to identify and characterize the pre-operative and pathological characteristics of the disease in our… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11255-010-9778-8


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@article{Kuo2010XanthogranulomatousPC, title={Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis: critical analysis of 30 patients}, author={Chin-Chi Kuo and Ching-Fang Wu and Chun-Chieh Huang and Yuan-Ju Lee and Wei-Chou Lin and Ching-Wei Tsai and Vin - Cent Wu and Yung-Ming Chen and Ming-Shiou Wu and Tzong-Shinn Chu and Kwan-Dun Wu}, journal={International Urology and Nephrology}, year={2010}, volume={43}, pages={15-22} }