Document Detail


CT and ultrasound findings of metanephric adenoma: a report of two cases and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21325357     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Metanephric adenoma (MA) of the kidney is an uncommon benign epithelial tumour that can present at any age. The histology of the lesion is well established, but imaging findings have been described in only a few cases. We report the CT and ultrasound appearance of MA in two females to increase the awareness of this entity among radiologists. Its recognition may facilitate nephron-sparing surgery.
Authors:
L J Zhang; G F Yang; W Shen; G M Lu
Related Documents :
3220347 - Organophosphate related fatalities--a violitional biohazard?
7117707 - Unexpected death of children with achondroplasia after the perinatal period.
12111317 - The lethal paraphiliac syndrome: accidental autoerotic deaths in four women and a revie...
17222997 - A comparison of pulmonary intra-alveolar hemorrhage in cases of sudden infant death due...
22451797 - The puzzling olfactory groove schwannoma: a systematic review.
16769347 - Segmental dilatation of the intestine.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of radiology     Volume:  84     ISSN:  1748-880X     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Radiol     Publication Date:  2011 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-02-17     Completed Date:  2011-04-26     Revised Date:  2013-06-30    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0373125     Medline TA:  Br J Radiol     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e51-4     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Medical Imaging, Jinling Hospital, Clinical School of Medical College, Nanjing University, Jiangsu, China. kevinzhanglongjiang@yahoo.com.cn
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adenoma / diagnosis*,  surgery
Adolescent
Adult
Diagnosis, Differential
Diagnostic Imaging
Female
Humans
Kidney / pathology
Kidney Neoplasms / diagnosis*,  surgery
Nephrectomy
Comments/Corrections

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  A case of lobular carcinoma in situ presenting as a solid mass.
Next Document:  Pituicytoma: case report and literature review.