• Medicine
  • Published in
    The Canadian journal of…
    2015

Penoscrotal lymphedema associated with metastatic renal cell carcinoma.

@article{Crawley2015PenoscrotalLA,
  title={Penoscrotal lymphedema associated with metastatic renal cell carcinoma.},
  author={David Crawley and Peter Haddock and Max Jackson and Jeffrey Kamradt and Stuart Kesler},
  journal={The Canadian journal of urology},
  year={2015},
  volume={22 4},
  pages={
          7932-4
        }
}
A 64-year-old male presented with lower back pain, radiating in a sciatic-type distribution, swelling in his lower abdomen and right leg, and edema of the scrotum and penile shaft. A sonogram and CT imaging indicated an enhancing mass in the right kidney and a spinal metastasis. The right lower extremity and penoscrotal lymphedema was caused by lymphatic obstruction due to a sacral metastasis of renal cell carcinoma. He was treated with cytoreductive nephrectomy, radiation and a systemic… CONTINUE READING
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