VOLUME 40 - NUMBER 3 - 2019

A rare case of renal tumor in children: clear cell sarcoma

  • Brillantino C., Rossi E., Minelli R., Irace D., Castelli L., Zeccolini R., Bignardi E., Tufano A.
  • Clinical practice, 217-224
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  • Clear cell sarcoma of the kidney is an uncommon renal neopla sm of childhood. It represents about 4% of childhood malignant neoplasms and is generally more common in children under 5 years of age. In the present article, we describe the case of a 12-year-old male patient who came to our observation with left renal mass and with a clinical-laboratory picture indicative of inflammatory pathology.

  • KEY WORDS: Renal tumor - Clear cell renal sarcoma - Abscess - Ultrasound - Computed Tomography.