Distant Metastases From a Small Renal Cell Carcinoma: A Case Report

Ridwan Alam, Jeffrey J. Tosoian, Phillip M. Pierorazio, Michael H. Johnson

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Abstract

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) less than 3 cm in diameter rarely metastasizes. In this report, we present the case of a metastatic RCC in which the primary tumor was 1.6 cm. We further review the relevant literature to highlight this rare but important clinical presentation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)59-60
Number of pages2
JournalUrology Case Reports
Volume4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016

Keywords

  • Distant metastasis
  • Renal cell carcinoma
  • Small renal mass

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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