Revista de la Facultad de Medicina Humana

English Title

Nefroma mesoblástico congénito: reporte de caso


Congenital mesoblastic nephroma, Renal tumor, Infants

English Keywords

Nefroma mesoblástico congénito, tumor renal, lactantes


Congenital mesoblastic nephroma (CMN) is the most frequent renal tumor in newborns and infants. under 3 months. The clinical case of a patient younger than 3 months, with prenatal diagnosis, referred in a timely manner for evaluation and management by the Institution is presented. CMN is a low incidence tumor. Early diagnosis as well as complete excision of the tumor are predictors of good prognosis, as in the case of our patient.

English Abstract

El nefroma mesoblástico congénito (NMC), es el tumor renal más frecuente en recién nacidos e infantes menores de 3 meses. Se presenta el caso clínico de una paciente menor de 3 meses, con diagnóstico prenatal, referido de manera oportuna para evaluación y manejo la Institución. El NMC es un tumor de baja incidencia. El diagnóstico precoz así como la excéresis completa del tumor son predictores de buen pronóstico, como en el caso de nuestra paciente.





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