Recurrent nephrogenic adenoma in a 10-year-old boy with prune belly syndrome: A case presentation

Vijaya M. Vemulakonda, Ryan Kopp, Mathew D. Sorensen, Richard W. Grady

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Abstract

Nephrogenic adenoma is a rare benign lesion of the urinary tract that is associated with a history of irritation or injury of the urothelium. Predisposing factors include infection, calculi, surgery, trauma, and renal transplantation. Nephrogenic adenoma commonly presents with lower urinary tract symptoms or hematuria. We present the case of recurrent nephrogenic adenoma in a 10-year-old boy with a history of prune belly syndrome and discuss management of this disease in the pediatric population. To our knowledge this represents the first reported case of recurrent nephrogenic adenoma associated with prune belly syndrome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)605-607
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Surgery International
Volume24
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2008
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Nephrogenic adenoma
  • Pediatric bladder tumor
  • Prune belly syndrome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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