Lymphoepithelioma-like thymic carcinoma in a 16-year-old boy with nephrotic syndrome—a case report
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- Kiliś-Pstrusińska, K., Medyńska, A., Zwolińska, D. et al. Pediatr Nephrol (2008) 23: 1001. doi:10.1007/s00467-007-0666-0
Nephrotic syndrome can occur as a consequence of, among others, malignancy. In this report we describe a 16-year-old boy with secondary nephrotic syndrome associated with lymphoepithelioma-like thymic carcinoma, an extremely rare subtype of thymic carcinoma with poor prognosis.