Table 3

Treatment, follow-up and prognosis for primary carcinoid tumor arising within mature teratoma of the kidney

Source, year

Primary Treatment

Final Margins

Additional Treatment

Pattern of Spread and Progression

Outcome*


Local Recurrences

Metastases


Kojiro et al, 1976 [2]

Nephrectomy

Negative

No

No

No

NP

Fetissof et al, 1984 [3]

Nephrectomy

Negative

No

No

No

NP

Lodding et al, 1997 [1]

Nephrectomy

Negative

No

No

No

NP

Yoo et al, 2002 [4]

Nephrectomy

Negative

No

No

No

Alive and well with no evidence of disease 3 months after diagnosis

Kim et al, 2004 [5]

Nephrectomy

Negative

No

No

No

Alive and well with no evidence of disease 6 months after diagnosis

Kurzer et al, 2005 [6]

Partial Nephrectomy

Negative

No

No

No

NP

Current case

Partial Nephrectomy

Negative

No

No

No

Alive and well with no evidence of disease 6 months after diagnosis


*NP, not provided

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