Renal cell carcinoma of contralateral kidney with secondaries in gallbladder eight years after nephrectomy.

@article{Kechrid2000RenalCC,
  title={Renal cell carcinoma of contralateral kidney with secondaries in gallbladder eight years after nephrectomy.},
  author={Mohammad C Kechrid and Ghulam Hassan Malik and Suleiman Ali Al-Mohaya and J F Shaikh and Jamal Al-wakeel and Hesham El Gamal and Hesham Farouk and A N Jasser and Mohammed Sabry Shetia},
  journal={Saudi journal of kidney diseases and transplantation : an official publication of the Saudi Center for Organ Transplantation, Saudi Arabia},
  year={2000},
  volume={11 4},
  pages={587-92}
}
A 55-year-old female underwent right nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma (RCC). The histopathology showed clear cell carcinoma. There was no evidence of metastasis. After remaining asymptomatic for eight years, she developed pain in the right loin. Abdominal ultrasound, computerized tomography (CT) Scan and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) were suggestive of a tumor mass in the right renal area, multiple tumor masses in the left kidney and a mass in the gallbladder. Cholecystectomy, left… CONTINUE READING