Lymphatogenous spread of renal cell carcinoma: an autopsy study.

@article{Johnsen1997LymphatogenousSO,
  title={Lymphatogenous spread of renal cell carcinoma: an autopsy study.},
  author={Jeffrey A. Johnsen and Sverker Hellsten},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1997},
  volume={157 2},
  pages={
          450-3
        }
}
PURPOSE We investigated the occurrence and extent of metastatic spread, especially regarding lymph nodes, of renal cell carcinoma. MATERIALS AND METHODS From 1958 to 1982, 554 cases of renal cell carcinoma were diagnosed at autopsy. Clinical data and autopsy findings were reevaluated, and the occurrence of lymph node metastases was analyzed by histological examination of retroperitoneal, mediastinal, supraclavicular, axillary and inguinal lymph nodes. RESULTS Distant metastases were… CONTINUE READING

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