Molecular and Genetic Medicine

ISSN: 1747-0862

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Silenikov I

Institute of pathology, Barzilai Medical Center, Ashkelon, Israel

  • Case Report   
    Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma to the Nasal Cavity, but after 17 Years
    Author(s): Allon I*, Silenikov I, Schaffer M, Forer B and Livoff A

    We present a case of a 64-year-old man with a bilateral nasal obstruction. An endoscopic biopsy taken from the mass revealed a vascular clear cell tumor underneath an intact Schneiderian membrane compatible with a renal cell carcinoma. Following inquiry, it was revealed that the patient had gone through right radical nephrectomy for renal cell carcinomas 17 years prior to admission, a fact that was not known when the biopsy was taken. A following workup showed areas suspicious for metastases in lungs and maxillary sinuses. The patient started treatment with Sunitinib. On five months follow- up, the lung lesions had regressed. .. Read More»
    DOI: 10.37421/jmgm.2020.14.454

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