An exophytic renal mass was diagnosed preoperatively as renal cell carcinoma by ultrasoud, computerized tomography and arteriography. Intraoperative recognition of the proper diagnosis of leiomyoma of the renal capsule permitted renal-sparing excision. Renal capsular leiomyoma should always be considered in the differential diagnosis of an apparent exophytic renal cell carcinoma.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of Urology|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1987|
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