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Oncocytic angiomyolipoma of the kidney: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12894359     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We describe a case of oncocytic angiomyolipoma composed of polygonal eosinophilic cells, that shares many features with renal oncocytoma. It was composed of alveolar structures, with accumulation of foamy histiocyte-like cells surrounding large globules of acellular, nonfibrillary, densely eosinophilic basal membrane-like substance. Immunohistochemically, there was focal reactivity for HMB45 and negativity for the epithelial markers. Oncocytic angiomyolipoma lacks the atypical features of the recently described epithelioid variant of angiomyolipoma. None of the reported cases have been associated with tuberous sclerosis.
Authors:
Maria Sironi; Maurizio Spinelli
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of surgical pathology     Volume:  11     ISSN:  1066-8969     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Surg. Pathol.     Publication Date:  2003 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-08-01     Completed Date:  2003-11-28     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9314927     Medline TA:  Int J Surg Pathol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  229-34     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pathology, Azienda G. Salvini--Garbagnate Milanese, Garbagnate Milanese, Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adenoma, Oxyphilic / metabolism,  pathology*,  ultrastructure
Adult
Angiomyolipoma / metabolism,  pathology*,  ultrastructure
Antigens, Neoplasm
Carcinoma, Renal Cell / pathology
Diagnosis, Differential
Female
Humans
Immunohistochemistry
Inclusion Bodies / ultrastructure
Kidney Neoplasms / metabolism,  pathology*,  ultrastructure
Neoplasm Proteins / metabolism
Neoplasm Staging
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antigens, Neoplasm; 0/Neoplasm Proteins; 0/melanoma-specific antigens
Comments/Corrections
Comment In:
Int J Surg Pathol. 2004 Oct;12(4):421; author reply 421-2   [PMID:  15494872 ]

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