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Isolated renal metastasis from squamous cell lung cancer

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Author(s): Cai Jun | Liang Gai | Cai Zhiqiang | Yang Ting | Li Shuang | Yang Jiyuan

Journal: Multidisciplinary Respiratory Medicine
ISSN 2049-6958

Volume: 8;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 2;
Date: 2013;
Original page

Keywords: Hematuria | Isolated unilateral renal metastases | Lung squamous cell carcinoma | Renal metastasis

ABSTRACT
Abstract Renal metastasis from non-small cell lung cancer is rather uncommon. The mechanism underlying the occurrence of metastasis in this site is still not well understood. We report a case of a 53-year-old Chinese woman who had moderately differentiated squamous cell carcinoma of the lung. After a ten months post-surgery interval of disease free survival, computed tomography (CT) scan found that left renal parenchymal was occupied by a mass, confirmed by kidney biopsy to be a metastasis from squamous cell lung carcinoma. Based on this case, we are warned to be cautious in diagnosis and treatment when renal lesion are detected.
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