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renal tumors

Wednesday 12 November 2003


- renal cell tumors (renal epithelial tumors)

  • papillary adenoma
  • renal oncocytoma
  • renal cell carcinomas
    • clear cell renal cell carcinoma
    • papillary renal cell carcinoma
    • chromophobe renal cell carcinoma
    • Bellini collecting ducts renal cell carcinoma
    • renal medullary carcinoma
    • TFE3-associated renal cell carcinoma (Xp11 translocation-associated renal cell carcinoma)
    • TFEB-associated renal cell carcinoma
      • TFEB-associated HMB45+ epithelioid renal tumor

- renal metanephric tunors

  • metanephric adenoma
  • metanephric adenofibroma
  • metanephric stromal tumor

- renal nephroblastic tumors

  • nephrogenic rests (nephroblastematosis)
  • nephroblastoma (Wilms tumor)
    • cystic partially differentiated nephroblastoma)

- renal mesenchymal tumors

  • renal angiomyolipoma
    • renal epithelioid angiomyolipoma
  • renal clear cell sarcoma
  • renal rhabdoid tumor
  • congenital mesoblastic nephroma
  • ossifying renal tumor of infants
  • renal Ewing sarcoma (renal pPNET)
  • renal leiomyoma and renal leiomyosarcoma
  • renal hemangioma and renal angiosarcoma
  • renal rhabdomyosarcoma
  • renal malignant fibrous histiocytoma
  • renal synovial sarcoma
  • renal hemangipericytoma
  • renal osteosarcoma
  • renal lymphangioma
  • juxtaglomerular cell tumor
  • renomedullary interstitial cell tumor
  • renal schwannoma
  • renal solitary fibrous tumor

- mixed mesenchymal and epithelial tumors

  • cystic nephroma
  • renal mixed epithelial and stromal tumor

- renal neuroendocrine tumors

  • renal carcinoid tumor
  • renal neuroendocrine carcinoma
  • renal neuroblastoma
  • renal pheochromocytoma

- renal hematopoietic tumors and renal lymphoid tumors

  • renal lymphomas
  • renal localization of leukemias
  • renal plasmocytoma

- renal germ cell tumors

  • renal teratoma
  • renal choriocarcinoma

- renal metastatic tumors


- pediatric renal tumors

See also

- renal cystic tumors (renal tumoral cysts)
- pediatric renal tumors


- WHO, 2004

- Benefits of a Combined Approach to Sampling of Renal Neoplasms as Demonstrated in a Series of 351 Cases. Parks GE, Perkins LA, Zagoria RJ, Garvin AJ, Sirintrapun SJ, Geisinger KR. Am J Surg Pathol. 2011 May 5. PMID: 21552112

- Virtual-karyotyping with SNP microarrays in morphologically challenging renal cell neoplasms: a practical and useful diagnostic modality. Kim HJ, Shen SS, Ayala AG, Ro JY, Truong LD, Alvarez K, Bridge JA, Gatalica Z, Hagenkord JM, Gonzalez-Berjon JM, Monzon FA. Am J Surg Pathol. 2009 Sep;33(9):1276-86. PMID: 19461508

- Yang XJ, Sugimura J, Schafernak KT, Tretiakova MS, Han M, Vogelzang NJ, Furge K, Teh BT. Classification of renal neoplasms based on molecular signatures. J Urol. 2006 Jun;175(6):2302-6. PMID: 16697863


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  • Wilms tumor