Asymptomatic dedifferentiated liposarcoma mimicking renal cell carcinoma—A rare case report and review of literature

We report on a extremely rare case of asymptomatic perinephric dedifferentiated sclerosing liposarcoma which appeared to mimic cystic renal cell carcinoma on clinical and radiological presentation. The patient underwent a right partial nephrectomy and remains tumour free at six months follow up.
Source: African Journal of Urology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research

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We report on a extremely rare case of asymptomatic perinephric dedifferentiated sclerosing liposarcoma which appeared to mimic cystic renal cell carcinoma on clinical and radiological presentation. The patient underwent a right partial nephrectomy and remains tumour free at six months follow up.
Source: African Journal of Urology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
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