Indian Journal of Urology
UROLOGICAL IMAGES
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 36  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 140--141

Renal cell carcinoma in a pancake kidney: A rare entity


Anuj Kumar Yadav1, Girdhar S Bora1, Ujjwal Gorsi2, Ravimohan S Mavuduru1 
1 Department of Urology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
2 Department of Radiodiagnosis, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

Correspondence Address:
Ravimohan S Mavuduru
Department of Urology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
India

Pancake kidney is a rare form of renal fusion anomaly. Renal cell carcinoma in such an entity is even rarer and poses a challenge in management due to anomalous vessels. We describe one such patient with an emphasis on successful performance of partial nephrectomy by meticulous planning, with good oncological and functional outcomes.


How to cite this article:
Yadav AK, Bora GS, Gorsi U, Mavuduru RS. Renal cell carcinoma in a pancake kidney: A rare entity.Indian J Urol 2020;36:140-141


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Yadav AK, Bora GS, Gorsi U, Mavuduru RS. Renal cell carcinoma in a pancake kidney: A rare entity. Indian J Urol [serial online] 2020 [cited 2021 Jan 18 ];36:140-141
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