Renal cell carcinoma

Case contributed by Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Diagnosis almost certain


Right flank pain and hematuria.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male

A 78×65 mm heteroenhancing mass is present at lower pole of right kidney. There is no sign of local invasion to adjacent structures, no vascular extension and no regional lymphadenopathy. 

Case Discussion

The patient underwent right nephrectomy and histopathology evaluation confirms renal cell carcinoma (clear cell subtype).

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