Renal medullary carcinoma is a lethal subtype of renal cancer that afflicts patients with sickle-cell hemoglobinopathies. Here we present the case of a 13-year-old boy with renal medullary carcinoma who is the first, to our knowledge, to be managed using a planned laparoscopic radical nephrectomy.
- Laparoscopic nephrectomy
- Renal medullary carcinoma
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health