Renal cell carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou


Dysuria and right loin pain.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Male

Right renal focal rounded cortical mass that is iso dense in non contrast scan, becomes strongly enhancing in the arterial phase and with washout of contrast in delayed phase. It measures 3 cm in diameter. There is no significant lymphadenopathy or renal vein/IVC thrombosis.

Case Discussion

The patient underwent right nephrectomy and histopathology revealed renal cell carcinoma of clear cell type. The tumor was staged as T1a N0 M0.

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Case information

rID: 50396
Published: 5th Jan 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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