Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 63  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 460--462

Aggressive angiomyxoma of renal pelvis in a horseshoe-shaped kidney: Rare tumor at an unusual site


Nishant Sagar1, Prerna Arora1, Nita Khurana1, PN Agarwal2 
1 Department of Pathology, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Nishant Sagar
Department of Pathology, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi - 110 002
India

Mesenchymal neoplasm is rare in renal pelvic region. Aggressive angiomyxomas are the neoplasms seen predominantly in female genital region. These tumors are locally aggressive with rare cases presenting with metastasis. Its occurrence in renal pelvis is extremely rare with only five cases reported in the literature. The present case is the sixth case reported in a 15-year-old girl who presented to the surgery department as a case of horseshoe kidney. The mass was excised and a diagnosis of aggressive angiomyxoma was rendered.


How to cite this article:
Sagar N, Arora P, Khurana N, Agarwal P N. Aggressive angiomyxoma of renal pelvis in a horseshoe-shaped kidney: Rare tumor at an unusual site.Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2020;63:460-462


How to cite this URL:
Sagar N, Arora P, Khurana N, Agarwal P N. Aggressive angiomyxoma of renal pelvis in a horseshoe-shaped kidney: Rare tumor at an unusual site. Indian J Pathol Microbiol [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Oct 24 ];63:460-462
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