Chapter 15. Renal Manifestations of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex

  1. Dr. David J. Kwiatkowski3,
  2. Dr. Vicky Holets Whittemore4 and
  3. Dr. Elizabeth A. Thiele5
  1. John J. Bissler1 and
  2. Elizabeth P. Henske2

Published Online: 9 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630073.ch15

Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: Genes, Clinical Features and Therapeutics

Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: Genes, Clinical Features and Therapeutics

How to Cite

Bissler, J. J. and Henske, E. P. (2010) Renal Manifestations of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex, in Tuberous Sclerosis Complex: Genes, Clinical Features and Therapeutics (eds D. J. Kwiatkowski, V. H. Whittemore and E. A. Thiele), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630073.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Brigham & Women's Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, 1 Blackfan Circle, Boston, MA 02115, USA

  2. 4

    Tuberous Sclerosis Alliance, 801 Roeder Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA

  3. 5

    Carol & James Herscot Center For TCS, Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Neurology, 175 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Cincinnati, OH 45435, USA

  2. 2

    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Center for LAM Research and Patient Care, Boston, MA 02115, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 21 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527322015

Online ISBN: 9783527630073

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Keywords:

  • aneurysm;
  • angiomyolipomata;
  • carcinomas;
  • oncocytoma;
  • renal cell carcinoma;
  • tuberous sclerosis complex

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Angiomyolipomata

  • Epithelioid and Malignant Angiomyolipomata

  • Renal Cystic Disease

  • Oncocytoma

  • Renal Cell Carcinoma

  • Monitoring Renal Lesions

  • Treatment

  • Conclusions and Future Directions

  • References