Unusual Spread of Renal Cell Carcinoma to the Clivus with Cranial Nerve Deficit

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Okudo, Jerome ; Anusim, Nwabundo (2016)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Case Reports in Neurological Medicine, volume 2,016 (issn: 2090-6668, eissn: 2090-6676)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2016/9184501, pmc: PMC4811068
  • Subject: Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system | RC346-429 | Case Report | Article Subject
    mesheuropmc: urologic and male genital diseases | female genital diseases and pregnancy complications

Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) has unusual presentation affecting elderly males with a smoking history. The incidence of RCC varies while the incidence of spread of RCC to the clivus is rare. The typicality of RCC presentation includes hematuria, flank pain, and a palpable ... View more
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