Nephron-sparing surgery of a low grade renal cell carcinoma in a renal allograft 12 years after transplantation.

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Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) occurring in renal allografts after cadaveric kidney transplantation has rarely been observed. RCC accounts for 2.3% of all malignancies in the general population, but up to 4.8% of malignancies in renal transplant recipients. Most have been reported in the patient's own diseased kidneys, whereas RCC in the renal allograft occur… (More)

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@article{Mundel2007NephronsparingSO, title={Nephron-sparing surgery of a low grade renal cell carcinoma in a renal allograft 12 years after transplantation.}, author={Thomas M. Mundel and Karl-Ludwig Schaefer and Mario Colombo-Benkmann and K. H. Dietl and Raihana Diallo-Danebrock and N. Senninger}, journal={Cancer biology & therapy}, year={2007}, volume={6 11}, pages={1700-3} }