Urologic radiology

, Volume 3, Issue 2, pp 117–120 | Cite as

Renal adenocarcinoma in an asymptomatic 19-year-old female

  • Paul C. Hessler
  • Donald S. Hill
  • Naeem Siddiqi
Case Reports


Renal adenocarcinoma is rare before age 20. Clinically and radiographically, it presents similarly in adults and children. Prognosis is related to the clinical stage of the tumor at surgery. Treatment methods are still under investigation.

Key words

Kidney, Malignant neoplasm Primary adenocarcinoma Selective renal angiography Renal ultrasonography Renal neoplasm, calcification 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul C. Hessler
    • 2
  • Donald S. Hill
    • 2
  • Naeem Siddiqi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryJohn E. Fogarty Memorial HospitalNorth SmithfieldUSA
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyJohn E. Fogarty Memorial Hospital, Eddie Dowling HighwayNorth SmithfieldUSA

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