Botryoid Wilms Tumor: A Rare Diagnosis With an Atypical Presentation.

Wilms tumor commonly presents as an asymptomatic abdominal mass. In some cases, it can be accompanied with hypertension, constitutional symptoms, and hematuria when involving the collecting system. Below, we review the case of a child diagnosed with botryoid Wilms tumor involving the upper calyces and renal pelvis in which the presenting symptom was a concern for a foreign body in her left ear, and the only abnormality during initial history and physical examination was stage II hypertension.

Urology. 2019 Feb 05 [Epub ahead of print]

Patrick J Probst, Akram Assadi, Joseph Gleason

Department of Urology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN; Division of Pediatric Urology, LeBonheur Children's Hospital, Memphis, TN; Department of Surgery, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN., Department of Urology, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN; Division of Pediatric Urology, LeBonheur Children's Hospital, Memphis, TN; Department of Surgery, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN. Electronic address: .

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