Chapter 33. Wilms Tumor and Other Renal Tumors

  1. Duncan T. Wilcox MBBS, MD, FEAPU Associate Professor3,
  2. Prasad P. Godbole FRCS, FRCS, (Paed) Consultant Paediatric Urologist4 and
  3. Martin A. Koyle MD, FAAP, FACS Professor of Urology Pediatrics Chief5,6
  1. Michael Ritchey MD Professor of Urology1 and
  2. Sarah Conley MD Resident2

Published Online: 7 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch33

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

How to Cite

Ritchey, M. and Conley, S. (2008) Wilms Tumor and Other Renal Tumors, in Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management (eds D. T. Wilcox, P. P. Godbole and M. A. Koyle), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch33

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Pediatric Urology, Rose Mary Haggar Professorship in Urology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA

  2. 4

    Sheffield Children's NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK

  3. 5

    University of Washington, USA

  4. 6

    Division of Urology, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Scottsdale, AZ, USA

  2. 2

    Urology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Phoenix, AZ, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 16 MAY 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405162685

Online ISBN: 9781444304183

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Keywords:

  • Wilms tumor and other renal tumors;
  • modern chemotherapy;
  • renal tumor surgery;
  • nephron-sparing surgery;
  • computed tomography (CT);
  • magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Surgical technique: General principles

  • Complications

  • Intraoperative complications

  • Postoperative complications

  • Outcomes

  • Conclusion

  • References