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Evaluation of Tumoral Spread: The Retroperitoneal Space

  • Francis S. Weill
  • Edmond Bihr
  • Paul Rohmer
  • François Zeltner

Abstract

Once the diagnosis of a malignant renal tumor has been made, the tumor’s spread must be evaluated. This demands the assessment of direct spread across the perirenal tissues, of lymphatic and venous spread in the retroperitoneal space, and of hematogenous spread, particularly to the liver.

Keywords

Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastatic Lymph Node Renal Vein Small Arrow Retroperitoneal Space 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Francis S. Weill
    • 1
  • Edmond Bihr
    • 2
  • Paul Rohmer
    • 1
  • François Zeltner
    • 3
  1. 1.Radiologie AHôpital Jean MinjozBesançonFrance
  2. 2.Clinique St. VincentRennesFrance
  3. 3.StrasbourgFrance

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