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Classical congenital mesoblastic nephroma in an adult: a case report on an Ethiopian.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10214440     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A 54-year-old Ethiopian woman presented to Tikur Anbessa Hospital with left flank pain and left renal tumour mass in October 1996, and biopsy from nephrectomy specimen was reported as classical congenital mesoblastic nephroma (CMN). The clinical presentation, laboratory data and the pathologic findings of the patient are described in detail. In Ethiopia, there is no report of congenital mesoblastic nephroma of adulthood. In this report, the clinical presentation and the pathological features of congenital mesoblastic nephroma are also reviewed from available literature.
T Gemechu; K Bezabeh
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Ethiopian medical journal     Volume:  35     ISSN:  0014-1755     ISO Abbreviation:  Ethiop. Med. J.     Publication Date:  1997 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-05-06     Completed Date:  1999-05-06     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0373223     Medline TA:  Ethiop Med J     Country:  ETHIOPIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  257-62     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Addis Ababa University.
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MeSH Terms
Kidney Neoplasms / congenital*,  pathology,  surgery
Middle Aged
Nephroma, Mesoblastic / congenital*,  pathology,  surgery

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