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Left renal tumor in left sided system

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Painless hematuria


Case Discussion

A solitary solid renal mass measuring 4 cm is situated in the upper pole of the left kidney.  Multiple simple renal cysts.  No metastases. 

The left system is a solitary system with no right-sided or pelvic kidney. Following nephrectomy, the patient will require dialysis.

Pathology: awaited.

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Case information

rID: 13213
Published: 15th Mar 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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