Unilateral simultaneous renal angiomyolipoma and oncocytoma: AAA case report

Takeshi Hirata, Jun Nisiguchi, Daisuke Yamada, Bunzou Suyama

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Abstract

The association of renal angiomyolipoma and renal oncocytoma within the same kidney is rare, with only 10 cases having been reported in the literature previously. A 65-year-old woman consulted our hospital with the chief complaint of general fatigue. Radiological diagnostic studies demonstrated a snowman-shaped mass in the left kidney, and renal cell carcinoma was suggested. We performed trans-lumbar left nephrectomy. Postoperative pathological examination demonstrated the rare status of unilateral simultaneous renal angiomyolipoma and oncocytoma.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)423-426
Number of pages4
JournalNishinihon Journal of Urology
Volume71
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - Oct 26 2009
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Renal angiomyolipoma
  • Renal oncocytoma
  • Simultaneous
  • Unilateral

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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