Rhabdoid tumor: An aggressive renal medullary tumor of childhood

Shannon G. Farmakis, Marilyn J. Siegel

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Abstract

We present a case of a renal rhabdoid tumor in a 2-month-old girl. Rhabdoid tumors are rare primary renal tumors in children, but they have characteristic features-medullary sinus invasion and subcapsular fluid collections-which enable a specific diagnosis. The classic imaging characteristics of this tumor compared to other more common primary pediatric renal tumors will be reviewed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)44-46
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of computer assisted tomography
Volume39
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 2 2015

Keywords

  • Rhabdoid tumor
  • medullary
  • pediatric
  • renal

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