Kidney tumor
Childhood neoplasms
Ossifying renal tumor of infancy


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Mandolin S. Ziadie, M.D.
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Definition / general
  • Rare
  • Calcified mass in renal pelvis composed of spindle cells in partially calcified osteoid matrix
Clinical features
  • Presents as gross hematuria or abdominal mass; benign behavior
Case reports
Gross description
  • 2 - 3 cm polypoid lesion in renal pelvis / collecting system
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Osteoid core surrounded by osteoblasts and spindle cells with focal osteoid matrix
Microscopic (histologic) images

AFIP images

Spindle cells with focal osteoid matrix; osteoid core



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