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CASE REPORT
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 63  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 44-46

Primary renal angiosarcoma: A case report and a short review of literature


1 Department of Urology and Pathology, Karadeniz Technical University Faculty of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
2 Department of Urology, Trabzon Fatih State Hospital, Trabzon, Turkey
3 Department of Medical Oncology, Kanuni Training and Research Hospital, Trabzon, Turkey
4 Department of Urology, Akdeniz University Faculty of Medicine, Antalya, Turkey

Correspondence Address:
Ahmet Serdar Teoman
Trabzon Fatih State Hospital, Urology Clinic, 61030 Trabzon
Turkey
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DOI: 10.4103/IJPM.IJPM_66_19

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Primary renal angiosarcomas (AS) are uncommon tumors with poor prognosis. Aetiology is unknown but some unproven risk factors have been described. It is difficult to discriminate these masses from renal cell carcinomas or other renal masses with imaging modalities. Immunohistochemistry plays an important role in the diagnosis. Main treatment protocol for primary renal AS is still controversial and nephrectomy with chemotherapy and/or radiotherapy seems the only treatment option. We state a primary renal angiosarcoma case for its rareness and contribution to literature.


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