Article Text

Download PDFPDF

Wilms' tumour and renal dysplasia: an hypothesis
  1. HB Marsden,
  2. W Lawler*
  1. Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester M27 1HA
  2. * Department of Pathology, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PT


    The incidence of renal dysplasia in a series of Wilms' tumours is presented. The distribution of such lesions is discussed, together with their course of development and regression. The kidney is regarded as a particularly suitable organ for studying the relation between dysplasia and neoplasia. A schema is suggested for this association with regard to Wilms' tumour.

    Statistics from

    Request Permissions

    If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.