Eosinophilic chromophobe renal cell carcinoma in a child with hypospadias

Riccardo Campus, Paolo Nozza, Anna Dell'Acqua, Angela R. Sementa, Claudio Gambini, Paolo Dodero

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Chromophobe renal cell carcinoma (CRCC) is a distinct variant of renal carcinoma generally affecting adults. We report a case of an unusual CRCC, arising in a male child affected by hypospadias. This case demonstrates that CRCC can occur in the pediatric patients and can be associated with genital tract anomalies such as Wilms tumor.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)413-415
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Blood and Cancer
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2008


  • Chromophobe renal cell carcinoma
  • Hypospadias
  • Renal tumors

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Hematology


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