Wilms' tumor

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What is Wilms' tumor?

Wilm's tumor, also called a pediatric nephroblastoma (cancer of the kidney), originates from embryonic kidney stem cells. It usually affects children before five years of age, but may occur in the fetus. It is rarely seen later in life.

Common symptoms reported by people with Wilms' tumor

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How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with Wilms' tumor

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Who has Wilms' tumor on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 2
20s 4
30s 1
40s 2
50s 1
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 1
Female 9

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 3
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from Wilms' tumor patients who have completed their condition history
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