Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology


Year
: 1995  |  Volume : 38  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 55--62

Wilms«SQ» tumour : a clinicopathologic study with special reference to its morphologic variants.


S Sharma, P Nath, A N Srivastava, K M Singh 
 Department of Pathology and Surgery, King George's Medical College, Lucknow, India

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S Sharma
Department of Pathology and Surgery, King George«SQ»s Medical College, Lucknow, India

Twenty five cases of Wilms«SQ» tumour were studied with special reference to their morphological variations. Wilms«SQ» tumour constituted 7.6% of all the malignant tumours of childhood and 50% of renal malignancies. Male/female ratio was 4:1; the mean age being 3.5 years. Left side was commonly involved (60.9%) center dot bilateral involvement in one case (4.3%). Morphologic study revealed triphasic pattern in 60% cases, biphasic (epithelial + stromal) in 12% and monophasic pattern in 28%. Other features observed were myxomatous degeneration, rhabdomyoblasts, calcification and squamous epithelial pearls seen in 20%, 12%, 8% and 4% respectively.


How to cite this article:
Sharma S, Nath P, Srivastava A, Singh K. Wilms' tumour : a clinicopathologic study with special reference to its morphologic variants. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 1995;38:55-62


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Sharma S, Nath P, Srivastava A, Singh K. Wilms' tumour : a clinicopathologic study with special reference to its morphologic variants. Indian J Pathol Microbiol [serial online] 1995 [cited 2020 Nov 26 ];38:55-62
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