Clear cell renal cell carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Lawrence Oh


Palpable mass on left side of abdomen.

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Female

This CT angiogram of abdomen/pelvis demonstrates a horseshoe kidney with a solid mass originating from lower pole of left kidney. Hydronephrosis is also noted on left kidney.

Case Discussion

This CT angiogram was performed as a pre-operative assessment. Patient subsequently had a left heminephrectomy. Histology showed T3A sarcomatoid renal cell tumor Fuhrman Grade 3. 

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Case information

rID: 28270
Published: 18th Mar 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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