Renal oncocytoma (gross pathology)

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Gross pathology specimen of a renal oncocytoma, demonstrating typical color and central scar. 

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Case Discussion

Renal oncocytomas are difficult to distinguish from renal cell carcinomas on imaging. 

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Case information

rID: 10796
Published: 22nd Sep 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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