Unusual presentation of a common disease in an ESRD patient.

  title={Unusual presentation of a common disease in an ESRD patient.},
  author={Gayathri Ganesh and Divya Shankaranarayanan and Ashish Verma and Kanchanamala Thirumurthi and Milly Mathew and Georgi Abraham},
  journal={Kidney international},
  volume={84 5},
A 56-year-old Burmese man with diabetic end-stage renal disease (ESRD) on maintenance hemodialysis (HD) was referred for further management of superior vena cava syndrome. A diagnosis of thymoma had been previously made on the basis of magnetic resonance imaging done elsewhere showing diffuse soft-tissue lesion infiltrating the mediastinum. He was being… CONTINUE READING