Benign metanephric tumor
A rare renal tumor characterized by a benign epithelial (metanephric adenoma) biphasic (metanephric adenofibroma) or renal stromal (metanephric stromal tumor) neoplasm. Metanephric adenoma mostly occurs in the fifth to sixth decade of life with distinct female predominance. It may be asymptomatic or present with abdominal pain hematuria and/or polycythemia. Metanephric adenofibroma has been described from infancy to young adulthood potentially causing polycythemia or hematuria. Metanephric stromal tumor typically presents in infancy or childhood as an abdominal mass sometimes manifestations of extrarenal vasculopathy such as hypertension or hemorrhage.
Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview.
Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version September 2023.
Newly diagnosed with
Benign metanephric tumor?
Our RARE Concierge Services Guides are available to assist you by providing information, resources and connections as you navigate your rare disease journey.
My Faulty Gene
My Faulty Gene is a nonprofit organization which provides information and assistance to any individual whose family medical history suggests genetic testing might be helpful in identifying an increased risk of disease due to a genetic mutation. We believe that everyone in need of genetic testing should have access to it.
My Little Sunshine Foundation
My Little Sunshine is a non-profit foundation dedicated to educating people about the importance of fertility preservation and making fertility resources accessible to all.
Educate and provide resources to POC with Rare Cancers
Help Hope Live
Help Hope Live assists individuals living with catastrophic injuries and illnesses to fundraise toward their medical expenses and related costs.
For a list of clinical trials in this disease area, please click here.