Wilms' tumor: A new cause for urinary extravasation

Paul E. Andrews, David E. Hill, Christopher L. Moertel, James S. Miser, Bradley D. Lewis

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Abstract

We report a case of Wilms' tumor associated with urinary extravasation due to tumor invasion through the renal pelvis and anterior renal capsule. Extravasation of urine exposed to tumor may lead to upstaging of the tumor and the requirement for more intensive therapy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)660-661
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Pediatric Surgery
Volume27
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1992

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Keywords

  • Wilms' tumor
  • urinary extravasation

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