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nephrogenic rests

Wednesday 11 February 2004

Localization

- renal nephrogenic rests

- extra-renal nephrogenic rest (heterotopic nephrogenic rests)

Types

- obsolescent nephrogenic rests
- hyperplastic nephrogenic rests

Associations

- diaphanospondylodysostosis

See also

- nephroblastomatosis (nephroblastematosis)

References

- Horenstein MG, Manci EA, Walker AB, Dehner LP. Lumbosacral ectopic nephrogenic rest unassociated with spinal dysraphism. Am J Surg Pathol. 2004 Oct;28(10):1389-92. PMID: 15371957

- Muir TE, Cheville JC, Lager DJ. Metanephric adenoma, nephrogenic rests, and Wilms’ tumor: a histologic and immunophenotypic comparison. Am J Surg Pathol. 2001 Oct;25(10):1290-6. PMID: 11688464

- Santonja C, Diaz MA, Dehner LP. A unique dysembryonic neoplasm of the adrenal gland composed of nephrogenic rests in a child. Am J Surg Pathol. 1996 Jan;20(1):118-24. PMID: 8540603

- Beckwith JB, Kiviat NB, Bonadio JF. Nephrogenic rests, nephroblastomatosis, and the pathogenesis of Wilms’ tumor. Pediatr Pathol. 1990;10(1-2):1-36. PMID: 2156243

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