Secondary carcinomas of the kidney.

  title={Secondary carcinomas of the kidney.},
  author={D G Wagle and Richard H. Moore and Gerald P. Murphy},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  volume={114 1},
We reviewed 81 cases of secondary carcinoma of the kidney, the clinical detection of which still remains a challenge. All lymphomas were excluded from this study. There was no direct relationship of the cell type of the primary tumor to the degree of renal invasion. Generally, functional renal impairment was not a significant entity unless renal destruction was extreme. Ureteral obstruction was infrequent in this group. Angiography was helpful in determining the metastatic spread as well as the… CONTINUE READING


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