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Indian Journal of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 9, Issue 4, pp 601–604 | Cite as

Nephron Sparing Surgery for Synchronous Bilateral Wilms—Operative Steps

  • R.B. NerliEmail author
  • Shridhar C. Ghagane
  • Prasanna Ram
  • Sushant Deole
  • Srikanth Pentayala
  • Shreyas Bhadrannavar
Case report

Abstract

Approximately 5% of children with Wilms tumor present with bilateral disease. The treatment challenge is to achieve a high cure rate while maintaining adequate long-term renal function. We report the feasibility and outcome of nephron sparing surgery in a child with bilateral Wilms tumor who was treated at our institution.

Keywords

Bilateral Wilms tumor Nephron sparing surgery Postoperative complications Renal function 

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© Indian Association of Surgical Oncology 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • R.B. Nerli
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Shridhar C. Ghagane
    • 3
  • Prasanna Ram
    • 1
  • Sushant Deole
    • 1
  • Srikanth Pentayala
    • 1
  • Shreyas Bhadrannavar
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Urology, JN Medical CollegeKLE Academy of Higher Education & Research (Deemed-to-be-University) JNMC CampusBelagaviIndia
  2. 2.KLES Kidney Foundation, KLES Dr. Prabhakar Kore Hospital & Medical Research CentreBelagaviIndia
  3. 3.Department of Urology, KLES Kidney FoundationKLES Dr. Prabhakar Kore Hospital & Medical Research CentreBelagaviIndia

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