SciELO - Scientific Electronic Library Online

 
vol.140 issue5Paretic neurosyphilis: report of five patientsSubcorneal pustular dermatosis: Report of one case author indexsubject indexarticles search
Home Pagealphabetic serial listing  

Services on Demand

Journal

Article

Indicators

Related links

Share


Revista médica de Chile

Print version ISSN 0034-9887

Abstract

ZAMBRANO, Norman; VIVALDI, Bruno  and  ESPINOZA, Ricardo. Metanephric adenoma of the kidney associated with polycythemia and erythromelalgia: Report of one case. Rev. méd. Chile [online]. 2012, vol.140, n.5, pp.629-632. ISSN 0034-9887.  http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0034-98872012000500011.

Background: We report a 21-year-old male, presenting with erythromelalgia and polycythe-mia. A solid renal mass of the lower pole of the right kidney was discovered. The patient was subjected to a right open partial nephrectomy. The pathological study of the surgical specimen showed a metanephric adenoma of the kidney. The patient had an uneventful postoperative evolution. Currently the patient is in good health without evidence of recurrence of the tumor and normal hematological parameters.

Keywords : Erythromelalgia; Kidney neoplasms; Polycythemia.

        · text in Spanish     · Spanish ( pdf )

 

Creative Commons License All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License