Published: 2022-04-26

A complex renal mass: always a malignancy?

Shrirang V. Kulkarni, Haris Jafri


A complex renal mass arousing suspicion of malignancy warrants exploration. Echinococcal etiology without any other organ involvement is a rarity. Experience with such a singular case managed laparoscopically is presented and discussed.


Isolated renal hydatid cyst, Renal cell carcinoma, Laparoscopic partial nephrectomy

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