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renal congenital capillary proliferation

Tuesday 30 May 2017

Congenital Capillary Proliferation of the Kidney

Definition: Congenital capillary proliferation of the kidney (CCPK) may represent a malformation or neoplastic proliferation. Renal vascular lesions (RVL) are rare and their morphological spectrum remains largely unknown, particularly in children.

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- Congenital Capillary Proliferation of the Kidney

It shows overlapping features with congenital hemangioma of the liver (solitary congenital hepatic hemangioma - SCHH) and congenital nonprogressive hemangioma (CNH) of the skin and soft tissue, suggesting a possible common pathogenesis among these three entities.

References

- doi : 10.1016/j.humpath.2017.05.018