Secondary hypertension caused by massive renal lymphangiomatosis.

@article{Balbo2013SecondaryHC,
  title={Secondary hypertension caused by massive renal lymphangiomatosis.},
  author={Bruno Eduardo Pedroso Balbo and F{\'a}bio Carvalho Vicentini and Elieser Hitoshi Watanabe and Marcelo Hisano and Miguel Srougi and Luiz Fernando Onuchic},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2013},
  volume={82 2},
  pages={e11-2}
}
Renal lymphangiomatosis is a rare disease characterized by lymphatic vessel proliferation. We present a case of an adult patient with chronic flank pain, hypertension, and a right kidney mass. The magnetic resonance imaging findings were consistent with unilateral renal lymphangiomatosis. Technetium-99m dimercaptosuccinic acid renal scintilography revealed… CONTINUE READING