Wilms' tumor, pancreatic islet cell carcinoma, and pheochromocytoma in a child

Juan E Sola, Juan C. Gutierrez, William R. Thompson, Ofelia A Alvarez, Victor Casillas, Maria Rodriguez

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Abstract

We present the first case of Wilms' tumor, pancreatic islet cell carcinoma, and pheochromocytoma affecting the same individual. This case underscores the importance of repeat biopsies in patients with multiple neoplasms to confirm the diagnosis and guide management.

Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Pediatric Surgery
Volume43
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2008

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Islet Cell Carcinoma
Wilms Tumor
Pheochromocytoma
Islets of Langerhans
Biopsy
Neoplasms

Keywords

  • Multiple endocrine neoplasia
  • Pancreatic islet cell carcinoma
  • Pediatric
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Wilms' tumor

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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Wilms' tumor, pancreatic islet cell carcinoma, and pheochromocytoma in a child. / Sola, Juan E; Gutierrez, Juan C.; Thompson, William R.; Alvarez, Ofelia A; Casillas, Victor; Rodriguez, Maria.

In: Journal of Pediatric Surgery, Vol. 43, No. 3, 01.03.2008.

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