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CASE REPORT
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 187-190

Cavernous hemangioma of the kidney: A report of two cases and review of the literature


1 Department of Pathology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Radiology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Somika Sethi
Department of Pathology, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi - 110 060
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0974-7796.102674

PMID: 23248529

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Hemangioma of kidney is a rare benign tumor. Although it may be clinically silent, their main symptom is hematuria, sometimes profuse and relapsing. We report two such cases which presented with episodes of hematuria and were clinically and radiologically diagnosed as transitional cell carcinoma. Nephrectomy was performed in both cases and the histopathological appearance were those of a cavernous hemangioma. A literature review of renal hemangioma is also presented.


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