nephroma


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nephroma

 [nĕ-fro´mah]
a tumor of kidney tissue.

ne·phro·ma

(ne-frō'mă),
A tumor arising from renal tissue.
[nephro- + G. -oma, tumor]

nephroma

/ne·phro·ma/ (nĕ-fro´mah) a tumor of the kidney or of kidney tissue.
congenital mesoblastic nephroma  a renal tumor similar to Wilms' tumor but appearing earlier and infiltrating more surrounding tissue.

nephroma

A nonspecific term for any tumour (benign or malignant) of the kidney.

ne·phro·ma

(nĕ-frō'mă)
A tumor arising from renal tissue.
[nephro- + G. -oma, tumor]

nephroma

a tumor of kidney tissue.

congenital mesoblastic nephroma
a mesenchymal tumor composed of fibromatous and myxomatous areas.
embryonal nephroma
nephroblastoma.
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With these findings, the definitive pathological diagnosis changed from cystic nephroma to MCRCC with a Fuhrman grade of 1, with surgical margins negative for neoplasia.
At CT/MRI, cystic nephroma presents as a well-circumscribed, multilocular cystic mass with multiple minimally thickened septations that enhance on contrast administration; cystic spaces may contain simple or hemorrhagic fluid.
A case of fetal congenital mesoblastic nephroma with oligohydramnios.
Genetic diversity of green algal and cyanobactcrial photobionts in Nephroma (Peltigerales).
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Genetic diversity of green algal and cyanobacterial photobionts in Nephroma (Peltigerales).
94%) each were of multicystic nephroma & adult polycystic kidney disease.
World Health Organization (WHO) histological classification of benign renal neoplasms Renal cell tumors Metanephric tumors Mesenchymal tumors Oncocytoma Metanephric adenoma Angiomyolipoma Papillary adenoma Metanephric adenofibroma Leiomyoma Metanephric stromal tumor Hemangioma Lymphangioma Reninoma Fibroma Schwannoma Renal cell tumors Mixed epithelial mesenchymal tumors Oncocytoma Cystic nephroma Papillary adenoma Mixed epithelial and stromal tumor
3,7,8) However, several other non-salivary gland neoplasms harbor this rearrangement, including secretory carcinoma of breast, infantile fibrosarcoma, congenital mesoblastic nephroma, and some cases of acute myeloid leukemia.
Multilocular HC can be misdiagnosed as a simple cyst, cystic nephroma and cystic variant or renal cell carcinoma.
The differential diagnosis of a renal neoplasm ranges from more common entities, including neuroblastoma, nephroma and Wilms' tumour, to less frequent ones, such as renal cell carcinoma, and rare entities, such as ossifying renal tumour of infancy (ORTI).