Wilms tumor arising in horseshoe kidney

Timothy S. Trulock, Richard R. Ricketts, Athanasios Verras, Tae H. Kim, Hal K. Hawkins, John R. Woodard

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Tumors originating in horseshoe kidneys are rare; only 21 cases of Wilms tumor reported in horseshoe kidneys. A seven-month-old girl with Wilms tumor arising from the isthmus of a horseshoe kidney is reported. The literature is reviewed, and surgical considerations are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)306-309
Number of pages4
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 1985

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  • Urology

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    Trulock, T. S., Ricketts, R. R., Verras, A., Kim, T. H., Hawkins, H. K., & Woodard, J. R. (1985). Wilms tumor arising in horseshoe kidney. Urology, 25(3), 306-309. https://doi.org/10.1016/0090-4295(85)90336-X