Medical Definition of Nephroblastomatosis

1. Persistent primitive renal tissue (normally present up to 36 weeks), potential precursor to Wilms tumour: present in 30% of kidneys with single and 100% of kidneys with bilateral Wilms tumour associated with: hemihypertrophy, sporadic aniridia, pseudohermaphroditism, Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome, Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome, splenic agenesis with hepatic malformation findings: kidneys may be enlarged, deformity of the pelvocalyceal system, ultrasound: subtle subcapsular nodules (hypo-/iso-/hyperechoic), CT: hypodense subcapsular nodules after contrast enhancement (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nephroblastomatosis

nephritic syndrome
nephritical
nephritick
nephritics
nephritides
nephritis
nephritis gravidarum
nephritises
nephritogenic
nephro-
nephroangiosclerosis
nephroblastema
nephroblastoma
nephroblastomas
nephroblastomata
nephroblastomatosis (current term)
nephrocalcinoses
nephrocalcinosis
nephrocapsectomy
nephrocardiac
nephrocele
nephrocystosis
nephrocyte
nephrocytes
nephrogenetic
nephrogenic
nephrogenic adenoma
nephrogenic cord
nephrogenic diabetes insipidus
nephrogenic tissue

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