46 year old female presented with a renal mass. Her past medical history was significant for depression/anxiety, type 2 diabetes, hyperlipidemia, thyroid problems. CT scan demonstrated a 2.8 cm solid enhancing renal mass. The patient underwent a partial nephrectomy. Grossly, the mass measured 2.9 x 2.4 x 2 cm and was confined to the kidney.
|Malvika Solanki, M.B.B.S., Ph.D.
Fellow, Multidisciplinary Breast Pathology
|John Cheville, M.D.
Consultant, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Supervisor of Rearch Services-Anatomic and Clinical Pathology,
Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine