Definition of Wilms Tumor

An embryonal neoplasm characterized by the presence of epithelial, mesenchymal, and blastema components. The vast majority of cases arise from the kidney. A small number of cases with morphologic features resembling Wilms tumor of the kidney have been reported arising from the ovary and the cervix.

Wilms Tumor is from the group

Embryonal Neoplasm
Malignant Mixed Neoplasm

Other Names for Wilms Tumor

Wilms Tumor
Wilms’ Tumor

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