Urinary System pp 160-165 | Cite as

Adenoma, Kidney, Syrian Hamster

  • Parviz M. Pour
Part of the Monographs on Pathology of Laboratory Animals book series (LABORATORY)


Small adenomas appear as pin-size, cystic, well demarcated lesions and may elevate the kidney surface. Larger adenomas are well delineated, grayish-white, firm or often cystic nodules of vrious sizes which are located for the most part in the cortex and elevate the renal capsule.


Renal adenoma renal cortical cell adenoma tubular cell adenoma cyst adenoma cystic-papillary adenoma microadenoma of the kidney 


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