renal adenocarcinoma

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re·nal ad·e·no·car·ci·no·ma

an adenocarcinoma arising in the renal parenchyma, usually occurring in middle-aged or older people of either gender (although more common in men).

renal adenocarcinoma


carcinoma derived from glandular tissue or in which the tumor cells form recognizable glandular structures. Some are listed under the tissues or organs they invade.

adenocarcinoma of the ileum
a higher than usual prevalence is described in sheep and cattle in some very localized geographical areas, and a relationship to a high intake of bracken hypothesized. The lesions may be symptomless or cause intestinal obstruction. See also pteridium.
nasal adenocarcinoma
see enzootic nasal adenocarcinoma.
renal adenocarcinoma
causes little clinical abnormality in large animals but may be detectable as kidney enlargement during physical examination.
vaginal adenocarcinoma
occurs in white-faced sheep in high sun radiant areas due to short tail dock length or Mule's operation.
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Renal synchronous tumor: association of renal adenocarcinoma and transitional tumor of renal pelvis, in the same kidney, an exceptional discovery [article in Spanish].
After reviewing all these data, we obtained the following results: there have been 12 cases with cancer (including the case reported here), namely, 1 renal adenocarcinoma, 2 prostate adenocarcinomas, 4 multiple myelomas, 1 Bence-Jones myeloma, and 3 non-Hodgkin lymphoma (1 with squamous cell carcinoma of the lung and other with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma).
Needle tract seeding after percutaneous renal adenocarcinoma aspiration.