Leiomyoma of the kidney - Report of two cases

Vatsala Srinivas Rao, Ramadas Naik, Kapadi Surendra Nayak

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Abstract

Renal leimyoma is an uncommon benign tumour, which pose a challenging diagnostic and therapeutic problem. When multiple (leiomyomatosis) they are preoperatively mistaken for malignant tumors. We herein-present one case of renal leiomyomatois developing in a 50 year old male, which was clinically diagnosed as renal cell carcinoma and one case of renal leiomyoma in a 37 year old male.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)343-344
Number of pages2
JournalIndian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology
Volume44
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 01-07-2001
Externally publishedYes

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Microbiology (medical)

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Rao, V. S., Naik, R., & Nayak, K. S. (2001). Leiomyoma of the kidney - Report of two cases. Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology, 44(3), 343-344.