Mucinous tubular and spindle cell renal carcinoma
Mucinous tubular and spindle cell renal carcinoma is a rare subtype of renal cell carcinoma characterized histologically by tubular architecture and sheets of spindle cells embedded in a mucinous/myxoid stroma and macroscopically by a solid generally well-circumscribed partially encapsulated tumor of variable size with a homogenously colored bulging cut surface occassionally containing areas of hemorrhage or necrosis usually located in the cortex. Patients can present abdominal/flank pain adbominal mass and/or hematuria however most are asymptomatic and tumor is discovered incidentally. Indolent behavior is frequent and association with nephrolithiasis and end-stage kidney disease has been noted.
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