Wilms tumor

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel



Patient Data

Age: 2 yrs
Gender: Male

LEFT kidney shows a heterogeneous lesion (26 mm maximum dimention) in interpolar region.

Cranially there is an avascular rounded lesion (18 x 12 x 11 mm) with thin wall. Vascularity is present in the wall only. No central vascularity is noted.

In the caudal part, there are multiple tiny cystic spaces with tiny echogenic foci without posterior acoustic shadowing -- possibly tiny calcifications. No vascularity is noted in this caudal part of lesion.

Case Discussion

Left nephrectomy performed, revealing Wilms tumor.

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Case information

rID: 19365
Published: 1st Sep 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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