Renal cell carcinoma in children: a rare entity

Jawad Akhtar Gilani, Muhammad Iqbal, M Rauf Khattak, Safoora Shahid
Journal of Ayub Medical College  
We present a 15-years old young child primarily presented to general surgeon for abdominal mass and gross haematuria. His detailed imaging studies and other relevant investigations revealed that it is a case of Paediatric Renal Cell carcinoma (RCC), which was clinically not associated with any of the known malignancies or syndromes. On detailed histo-pathological examination this was reported as a special type of Pediatric RCC not fitting into clear cell, papillary, chromophobic, oncocytoma, or
more » ... bic, oncocytoma, or collecting duct RCC.
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