Distant Metastasis from Benign Solitary Fibrous Tumor of the Kidney

  title={Distant Metastasis from Benign Solitary Fibrous Tumor of the Kidney},
  author={Hideo Sasaki and Tsuyoshi Kurihara and Yuichi Katsuoka and Toru Nakano and Maki Yoshioka and Satetsu Miyano and Yuichi Sato and Iwao Uejima and Masahiro Hoshikawa and Masayuki Takagi and T. Chikaraishi},
  booktitle={Case reports in nephrology and urology},
Solitary fibrous tumor (SFT) rarely occurs in the kidneys, and only one reported case of renal SFT has shown distant metastasis. We report the second case of renal SFT exhibiting distant metastasis. A 48-year-old man was referred to our hospital because of a right renal mass. An abdominal CT scan detected a large renal tumor, which was suspected to be a renal cell carcinoma. Right radical nephrectomy was performed, and the tumor was found to measure 28 × 18 × 10 cm. The pathological diagnosis… CONTINUE READING


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