CLINICAL IMAGING, vol.23, no.1, pp.44-46, 1999 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
adult Wilms' tumor, hemorrhage, radiography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, SPONTANEOUS RUPTURE, PATIENT
Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated:
Wilms' tumor is a rare malignancy of kidney in adults. It usually cannot be differentiated from other renal masses preoperatively. This is a presentation of a case of adult Wilms' tumor who developed spontaneous hemorrhage during radiological evaluation, As tumor rupture can change the stage of the tumor and alter the prognosis of the patient, urgent work-up and treatment is advised. (C) Elsevier Science inc., 1999.