Encyclopedia of Cancer

Living Edition
| Editors: Manfred Schwab

Cystic Nephroma

  • Manfred Schwab
Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27841-9_1455-2


Cystic nephroma is a benign multicystic renal tumor. Contrary to the cystic partially differentiated nephroblastoma, it possesses no blastemal component in histology and can be found in adults too.



Cancer Research Renal Tumor Cystic Nephroma Mesoblastic Nephroma Blastemal Component 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)HeidelbergGermany