Cystic nephroma: An ultrastructural and biochemical study

A. B. Abt, L. M. Demers, S. J. Shochat

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Abstract

A case of a multilocular renal cyst (cystic nephroma) in an 18-month-old girl is presented. The light and electron microscopy studies failed to demonstrate nephroblastomatous elements. Analysis of cystic fluid constituents showed levels resembling serum. Measurable levels of prostaglandins E and F also were found. The possible relationship of a cystic nephroma to a nephroblastoma is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)539-541
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Urology
Volume122
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1979

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Urology

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