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CAP Home > Case of the Month > 2010 - Case Archives > Clinical Summary: Kidney

2010 — September Case of the Month

Posted October 06, 2010

CLINICAL SUMMARY: KIDNEY  

CAP Foundation September 2010 Online Case of the Month

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A 55-year-old woman, otherwise healthy, presented with flank pain and a renal mass. The resected kidney contained a 10 cm circumscribed yellow and pink-tan tumor that bulged above the renal contour into the perirenal fat but without renal capsular penetration.

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  • Angiomyolipoma
  • Leiomyosarcoma
  • Liposarcoma
  • Melanoma
  • Oncocytoma
  • Renal cell carcinoma

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