Wilms tumour


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Related to Wilms tumour: Renal cell carcinoma
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Noun1.Wilms tumour - malignant renal tumor of young children characterized by hypertension and blood in the urine and the presence of a palpable massWilms tumour - malignant renal tumor of young children characterized by hypertension and blood in the urine and the presence of a palpable mass
sarcoma - a usually malignant tumor arising from connective tissue (bone or muscle etc.); one of the four major types of cancer
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"We were told it was a Wilms tumour, a tumour in her kidney," Mr Jones said.
Most of the tumours were renal cell carcinomas followed by Wilms tumour. The patients are categorized into 8 age groups.
The hospital has a very personal connection for Nick Sharman, operations director at Gallagher's Brierley Hill branch, as his son was diagnosed with a Wilms tumour.
His paper defined the evolutionary patterns underlying Wilms tumour growth and showed that relapse in high-risk cases may be predicted by the burden of genetic changes across multiple samples from each tumour.
Doctors had found a large cancerous mass, known as a Wilms tumour, that covered Evie's right-hand side.
"Doctors told me it was like a ticking time bomb that could have been lying dormant from birth and, with a Wilms tumour, they can never tell how long someone has actually had it."
Evie-Mai had a large cancerous mass, known as a Wilms tumour, which covered her right-hand side
A lump on her torso turned out to be a cancerous Wilms tumour on her kidney.
Donnellan, "Primary lumbosacral Wilms tumour associated with occult spinal dysraphism," Virchows Archiv, vol.
Seren was diagnosed with Wilms tumour after doctors found a tumour the size of a small pineapple on her kidney.
"But we were sent to the Royal and told it was a Wilms tumour, they diagnosed it as that then said it was the size of a large honeydew melon.