Large clear cell sarcoma of the kidney mistaken as Wilms tumor

Scott S. Short*, Osnat Zmora, Catherine J. Hunter, Larry Wang, Stuart Siegel, Henri R. Ford

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Abstract

Clear cell sarcoma of the kidney (CCSK) is a rare tumor. It has a wide histologic spectrum and often mimics other pediatric renal tumors, resulting in considerable diagnostic difficulty.We report the case of a two-year-old who presented with a large (14 cm) abdominal mass. Prior to neoadjuvant chemotherapy, a biopsy was performed, which revealed Wilms tumor. The final pathology diagnosis at the time of resection revealed CCSK.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)235-238
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports
Volume1
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 2013

Keywords

  • Clear cell sarcoma
  • Kidney
  • Wilms tumor

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Surgery

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    Short, S. S., Zmora, O., Hunter, C. J., Wang, L., Siegel, S., & Ford, H. R. (2013). Large clear cell sarcoma of the kidney mistaken as Wilms tumor. Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports, 1(8), 235-238. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.epsc.2013.07.006