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Mesoblastic Nephroma (Congenital Mesoblastic Nephroma) Summary

Description: A solid, unencapsulated tumor of the KIDNEY composed of spindle mesenchymal cells that resemble FIBROBLASTS or muscle cells. The homogeneous mass typically extends into the renal parenchyma and replaces most of the kidney. In most cases, mesoblastic nephroma is benign and occurs in the fetus or newborn, and rarely in the older child or the adult.

Also Known As: Congenital Mesoblastic Nephroma; Nephroma, Mesoblastic; Congenital Mesoblastic Nephromas; Mesoblastic Nephroma, Congenital; Mesoblastic Nephromas, Congenital Show All >>

Networked: 74 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 3 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Mesoblastic Nephroma

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Renin : 1 study in 6 results : IBA
  2. tranilast (N 5') : 1 study in 6 results : IBA
  3. Proliferating Cell Nuclear Antigen (PCNA) : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  4. renal Oncocytoma : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  5. Messenger RNA (mRNA) : 4 results : IBA
  6. Paraffin : 4 results : IBA
  7. Formaldehyde (Formol) : 4 results : FDA 1
  8. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) : 4 results : IBA
  9. RNA (Ribonucleic Acid) : 3 results : IBA
  10. Fibronectins (Fibronectin) : 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Mesoblastic Nephroma

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  2. Renal Cell Carcinoma (Grawitz Tumor)
  3. Wilms Tumor (Wilm's Tumor)
  4. Clear Cell Sarcoma
  5. Neuroblastoma
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Key Therapies for Mesoblastic Nephroma

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  1. Nephrectomy : 2 outcomes in 23 results
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 7 results
  3. Oral Administration : 1 result

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