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Late metastasis of renal cell carcinoma to the submaxillary gland 10 years after radical nephrectomy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16734864     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Renal cell carcinoma metastasis to the submaxillary gland after tumor nephrectomy has not been previously recorded in the literature. Most reported cases have involved the parotid gland. We report in this article the first case of solitary submaxillary gland metastasis from clear cell renal cell carcinoma in an 83-year-old man who presented 10 years after primary treatment. The submaxillary gland was excised with preservation of the facial nerve.
Said M Moudouni; Mohamed Tligui; Jean D Doublet; Francois Haab; Bernard Gattegno; Phlippe Thibault
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association     Volume:  13     ISSN:  0919-8172     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Urol.     Publication Date:  2006 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-05-31     Completed Date:  2006-10-24     Revised Date:  2006-10-30    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9440237     Medline TA:  Int J Urol     Country:  Australia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  431-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Urologic Surgery, Tenon Hospital, Paris, France.
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MeSH Terms
Aged, 80 and over
Carcinoma, Renal Cell / secondary*,  surgery,  ultrasonography
Diagnosis, Differential
Follow-Up Studies
Kidney Neoplasms / pathology*,  surgery,  ultrasonography
Submandibular Gland Neoplasms / secondary*,  surgery,  ultrasonography
Time Factors

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