Wilms' tumor

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Synonyms for Wilms' tumor

malignant renal tumor of young children characterized by hypertension and blood in the urine and the presence of a palpable mass

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Table 14: CT characterization of Wilm's tumour Necrosis Encasement of Aorta Heterogeneous Calcification 2 1 4 0 50% 25% 100% 0%
Someone with WAGR syndrome has a high risk, about 50%, of developing Wilm's tumours on the kidneys.
A complete histological assessment and LOH for chromosome 11 p13, 11 p15 and 16q was assessed in 131 cases of Wilm's tumour (during 1995-2009) and correlated with the disease stage and survival.
Just 4% of patients referred to the RVI with a common childhood tumour called Wilm's tumour had their cancer picked up by a GP or health visitors in the community, compared to 11% of patients presenting to the Royal Marsden Hospital in London.
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Jordan was diagnosed with Wilm's tumour and had a kidney removed during an operation at Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary.