Indian Journal of Urology
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 26  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 292--293

Renal cell carcinoma with melanin pigment


Jayaprakash Shetty1, Chandrika1, Prabhu Laxman2 
1 Department of Pathology, K. S. Hegde Medical Academy, Deralakatte, India
2 Unity Health Complex, Mangalore, India

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Jayaprakash Shetty
Inchara House, Kodialguthu Road (East), Mangalore
India

The incidence of renal cell carcinoma has been steadily increasing. There are several morphological types of renal cell carcinoma. Recognizing histologic patterns of renal cell carcinoma is important for correct diagnosis and subsequent medical care for the patient. Melanotic tumors in the kidney are very rare. Here, we present an unusual case of renal cell carcinoma with melanin pigment.


How to cite this article:
Shetty J, Chandrika, Laxman P. Renal cell carcinoma with melanin pigment.Indian J Urol 2010;26:292-293


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Shetty J, Chandrika, Laxman P. Renal cell carcinoma with melanin pigment. Indian J Urol [serial online] 2010 [cited 2020 Nov 27 ];26:292-293
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