Case Report

Local recurrence after enlarged total nephrectomy

Walid Bai*, Messian Gallouo, Dakir Mohammed, Adil Debbagh, Rachid Aboutaieb and Mahdi Graiouid

Published: 05 April, 2019 | Volume 3 - Issue 1 | Pages: 005-008

Local isolated recurrence of kidney cancer in the renal lodge after radical nephrectomy is rare and has a poor prognosis. Surgical excision, sometimes even extended to neighboring organs, is currently the only effective treatment for local recurrence of kidney cancer. The interest of new medical therapies remains to be defined. We report a case of local recurrence in a patient with radical nephrectomy.

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Kidney cancer; Radical nephrectomy; Tumor recurrence


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