Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 152--154

Recurrent malignant juxtaglomerular cell tumor: A rare cause of malignant hypertension in a child


Altaf H Shera1, Aejaz A Baba1, Iftikhar H Bakshi2, Iqbal A Lone3 
1 Department of Pediatric Surgery, SKIMS, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
2 Department of General Surgery, SKIMS, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India
3 Department of Pathology, SKIMS, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India

Correspondence Address:
Aejaz A Baba
Department of Pediatric Surgery, SKIMS, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
India

A juxtaglomerular cell tumor or reninoma is a very rare renin-secreting tumor of the kidney and can be an unusual cause of secondary hypertension. We report a case of recurrence of this uncommon tumor at the hilum of left kidney in an 8-year-old male child.


How to cite this article:
Shera AH, Baba AA, Bakshi IH, Lone IA. Recurrent malignant juxtaglomerular cell tumor: A rare cause of malignant hypertension in a child.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2011;16:152-154


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Shera AH, Baba AA, Bakshi IH, Lone IA. Recurrent malignant juxtaglomerular cell tumor: A rare cause of malignant hypertension in a child. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2011 [cited 2020 Jun 6 ];16:152-154
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