TITLE

Bilateral Lacrimal Gland Masses: Unusual Case of Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma

AUTHOR(S)
Sabatini, Peter; Ducic, Yadranko
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Otolaryngology -- Head & Neck Surgery;Feb2009, Vol. 38 Issue 1, pE1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
A case report on the unusual occurrence of metastatic renal cell carcinoma (RCC) in bilateral lacrimal glands is presented. The 61-year-old patient is a Panamanian woman with lesions on her eyelids and the right side of her neck. Her medical history notes a right nephrectomy and resections of RCC metastases. Brief statistics are given concerning the presentation of clear cell carcinomas and the common sites of metastasis.
ACCESSION #
53412109

 

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