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References: Wilms tumor detailed guide

American Cancer Society. Cancer Facts & Figures 2014. Atlanta, Ga: American Cancer Society; 2014.

Davidoff AM. Wilms tumor. Adv Pediatr. 2012;59:247-267.

Dome JS, Cotton CA, Perlman EJ, et al. Treatment of anaplastic histology Wilms’ tumor: Results from the fifth National Wilms’ Tumor Study. J Clin Oncol. 2006;24:2352-2358.

Dome JS, Fernandez CV, Mullen EA, et al. Children’s Oncology Group’s 2013 blueprint for research: Renal tumors. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2013;60:994-1000.

Dome JS, Huff V. Wilms Tumor Overview. In: Pagon RA, Adam MP, Bird TD, Dolan CR, Fong CT, Stephens K, eds. GeneReviews™ [Internet]. Seattle (WA): University of Washington, Seattle; 1993-2013. 2003 Dec 19 [updated 2011 Jun 14].

Dome JS, Rodriguez-Galindo C, Spunt SL, Santana V. Pediatric solid tumors: Wilms’ tumor. In: Abeloff MD, Armitage JO, Niederhuber JE. Kastan MB, McKenna WG, eds. Abeloff’s Clinical Oncology. 4th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Elsevier; 2008:2096-2101.

Fernandez C, Geller JI, Ehrlich PF, et al. Renal tumors. In: Pizzo PA, Poplack DG, eds. Principles and Practice of Pediatric Oncology. 6th ed. Philadelphia Pa: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2011:861-885.

Green DM. The evolution of treatment for Wilms tumor. J Pediatr Surg. 2013;48:14-19.

Ko EY, Ritchey ML. Current management of Wilms’ tumor in children. J Pediatr Urol. 2009;5:56-65.

Metzger ML, Dome JS. Current therapy for Wilms’ tumor. Oncologist. 2005;10:815-826.

National Cancer Institute Physician Data Query (PDQ). Wilms Tumor and Other Childhood Kidney Tumors Treatment. 2012. Accessed at www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/pdq/treatment/wilms/healthprofessional on August 8, 2013.

Rivera MN, Kim WJ, Wells J, et al. An X chromosome gene, WTX, is commonly inactivated in Wilms tumor. Science. 2007;315:642-645.

Shamberger RC, Anderson JR, Breslow NE, et al. Long-term outcomes with very low risk Wilms tumor treated with surgery alone in National Wilms Tumor Study-5. Ann Surg. 2010;251:555-558.

Wang LL, Yustein J, Louis C, et al. Solid tumors of childhood: Wilms’ tumor. In: DeVita VT, Lawrence TS, Rosenberg SA, eds. DeVita, Hellman, and Rosenberg’s Cancer: Principles and Practice of Oncology. 9th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2011:1766-1769.


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