Idiopathic renal replacement lipomatosis: a case report and review of literature.

Abstract

Idiopathic renal replacement lipomatosis is a rare condition in which the renal parenchyma, especially the renal sinus is replaced with adipose tissue with increase in perirenal fat. We report a case of renal replacement lipomatosis presenting as a renal mass clinically. The computed tomography scan revealed low density and nodular masses of adipose tissue… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/0377-4929.56163

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@article{Shah2009IdiopathicRR, title={Idiopathic renal replacement lipomatosis: a case report and review of literature.}, author={Vinaya B Shah and Asha Rupani and Madhavi S Deokar and Hemant R. Pathak}, journal={Indian journal of pathology & microbiology}, year={2009}, volume={52 4}, pages={552-3} }