• Users Online: 490
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
CASE REPORT
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 32-34

Renal cell carcinoma arising within autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease


1 Department of Surgery, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
2 Department of Radiology, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria
3 Department of Pathology, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, Bayero University, Kano, Nigeria

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Abdullahi Ahmad
Department of Pathology, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, Bayero University, Kano
Nigeria
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/atp.atp_54_20

Get Permissions

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) arising within autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is rare. The detection of this complication in patients with ADPKD is difficult owing to the nonspecific symptoms. Here, we describe a case of a young woman who presented with RCC in the background of ADPKD. She had radical nephrectomy, followed by adjuvant chemotherapy.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed304    
    Printed10    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded44    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal