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Benign cystic nephroma

MedGen UID:
220422
Concept ID:
C1266138
Neoplastic Process
Synonym: Cystic nephroma
SNOMED CT: Benign cystic nephroma (128757006)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0002385

Definition

A localized, well-circumscribed multilocular tumor lined by hobnail epithelium. It was previously classified along with pediatric cystic nephroma, as a separate entity from mixed epithelial and stromal tumors. Now it is classified within the spectrum of the mixed epithelial and stromal tumor family. Most of these tumors are benign. (WHO 2016). [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVBenign cystic nephroma

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Han LM, Weiel JJ, Longacre TA, Folkins AK
Adv Anat Pathol 2022 Sep 1;29(5):297-308. Epub 2022 Jul 1 doi: 10.1097/PAP.0000000000000351. PMID: 35778792
Tay SY, Tiu CM, Hu B, Wang HK, Chiou HJ, Lin YH, Lai YC, Chan WP, Chou YH
J Chin Med Assoc 2018 Dec;81(12):1017-1026. Epub 2018 Jul 13 doi: 10.1016/j.jcma.2018.04.008. PMID: 30017809
Li G, Bilal I, Gentil-Perret A, Feng G, Zhao A, Peoc'h M, Genin C, Tostain J, Gigante M
Urol Oncol 2012 Jul-Aug;30(4):463-8. Epub 2010 Sep 6 doi: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2010.04.014. PMID: 20822935

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Etiology

Wolf JS Jr, Dash A
J Endourol 2008 Jul;22(7):1505-7. doi: 10.1089/end.2007.0441. PMID: 18613780

Diagnosis

Shamberger RC
Semin Surg Oncol 1999 Mar;16(2):105-20. doi: 10.1002/(sici)1098-2388(199903)16:2<105::aid-ssu4>3.0.co;2-t. PMID: 9988867
Banner MP, Pollack HM, Chatten J, Witzleben C
AJR Am J Roentgenol 1981 Feb;136(2):239-47. doi: 10.2214/ajr.136.2.239. PMID: 6258408

Prognosis

Wolf JS Jr, Dash A
J Endourol 2008 Jul;22(7):1505-7. doi: 10.1089/end.2007.0441. PMID: 18613780
Shamberger RC
Semin Surg Oncol 1999 Mar;16(2):105-20. doi: 10.1002/(sici)1098-2388(199903)16:2<105::aid-ssu4>3.0.co;2-t. PMID: 9988867

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