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Kidney tumor - adult malignancies

Other neoplasms Ė adult or adult/child

Castlemanís disease of kidney

Reviewers: Sean Williamson, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 26 June 2012, last major update June 2012
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● Very rare
● In Chinese patients, associated with multicentric disease and plasma cell variant (Nephrol Dial Transplant 2011 May 19 [Epub ahead of print])
● Multicentric disease may be associated with renal amyloidosis (Clin Nephrol 2007;68:171)

Case reports

● 38 year old man with history of hyaline-vascular type (Am J Clin Pathol 2007;127:465)

Micro images

Lymph node with hyaline-vascular type

End of Kidney tumor - adult malignancies > Adult renal cell carcinoma > Castlemanís disease of kidney

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