Renal cell carcinoma (type II papillary)

Case contributed by Dr Natalie Yang
Modality: MRI

Large right complex cyst with enhancing septations suspicious for malignancy, most likely a cystic renal cell carcinoma

Multiple retroperitoneal lymphadenopathy, in the clinical context, suspicious for metastasis.

Modality: CT

Large right complex cyst with enhancing septations suspicious for malignancy, most likely a cystic renal cell carcinoma

Multiple retroperitoneal lymphadenopathy, in the clinical context, suspicious for metastasis. 

Multiple pulmonary metastases

Case Discussion

Large right complex cyst with enhancing septations suspicious for malignancy, most likely a cystic renal cell carcinoma

Multiple retroperitoneal lymphadenopathy, in the clinical context, suspicious for metastasis. 

Multiple pulmonary metastases

Histology

The cytomorphologic and immunophenotypic findings are entirely consistent with papillary renal cell carcinoma Type II. 

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Case Information

rID: 9889
Case created: 29th May 2010
Last edited: 6th Sep 2015
System: Urogenital
Tags: kidney, rcc
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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