8960/1 Mesoblastic nephroma


Definitions

Kidney
ICD-O-3 topography code: C64

A low congenital childhood tumour of the kidney, resembling a low-grade fibroblastic sarcoma 1
 
Eble JE, Sauter G, Epstein JI, Sesterhenn IA (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Urinary System and Male Genital Organs.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2004



. The majority of cases occur in the first year of life. Complete excision is usually associated with an excellent prognosis 2
 
Eble JE, Sauter G, Epstein JI, Sesterhenn IA (Eds.)
World Health Organization Classification of Tumours. Pathology and Genetics of Tumours of the Urinary System and Male Genital Organs.
3rd Edition
IARC Press: Lyon 2004



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