Kidney tumor - Adult malignancies
Other neoplasms - Adult or adult / child

Author: Sean Williamson, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 8 February 2017, last major update June 2012

Copyright: (c) 2003-2017,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Hemangioblastoma kidney

Cite this page: Hemangioblastoma. website. Accessed March 24th, 2018.
Definition / general
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Highly vascular tumor identical to CNS tumor
  • Variable stromal cellularity
  • May have cystic spaces
  • Stromal cells have clear, foamy, lipid containing cytoplasm or eosinophilic cytoplasm
  • Variable nuclear atypia
Microscopic (histologic) images

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CNS tumor

Site unknown

CD10-, inhibin alpha+

CD31 stains vessels

Differential diagnosis