Surgical Excision of Duodenal/Pancreatic Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma

  • Espinoza E
  • Hassani A
  • Vaishampayan U
  • et al.
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Abstract

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) has a potential to metastasize to almost any site and this may occur many years following nephrectomy. We present 6 cases with uncommon sites of metastasis: 4 patients presented with distal pancreatic metastasis and 2 with duodenal/head of the pancreas metastasis. Time to metastatic disease varied from 1 to 19 years following renal surgery. For patients are alive and 2 succumbed to their disease. Long-term survival can be achieved with aggressive surgical excision of disease. © 2014 Espinoza, Hassani, Vaishampayan, Shi, Pontes and Weaver.

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Espinoza, E., Hassani, A., Vaishampayan, U., Shi, D., Pontes, J. E., & Weaver, D. W. (2014). Surgical Excision of Duodenal/Pancreatic Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma. Frontiers in Oncology, 4. https://doi.org/10.3389/fonc.2014.00218

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