Renal Pelvis


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Renal Pelvis

 

a funnel-shaped reservoir formed in the kidney by the fusion of the greater renal calices. Its function is to collect urine from the kidney. The renal pelvis extends into the ureter.

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A histomorphologic and ultrastructural study of the malignant tumors of the renal pelvis.
Morphologic evidence that analgesic-induced kidney pathology contributes to the progression of tumors of the renal pelvis.
The left renal mass had renal pelvis invasion on MRI; therefore left radical nephrectomy was performed.
We retrospectively reviewed procedural and pathology reports for endoscopic biopsies of the ureter, renal pelvis, or ureteropelvic junction from January 2008 to December 2011 at The Ohio State University Medical Center (Columbus, Ohio).
The American Cancer Society estimates that in 2012 there will be 64,770 new cases and 13,570 deaths attributed to cancers of the kidney and renal pelvis, the overwhelming majority of which are renal cell carcinoma (RCC).
Transitional cell carcinoma of the renal pelvis presenting as a renal abscess.
PUJO is usually discovered with antenatal sonar investigation which shows a unilateral dilated renal pelvis, varying degrees of calycectasis and no demonstrable ureter on that side.
The patient underwent a radical nephrectomy, which confirmed the diagnosis of high-grade urothelial carcinoma of the upper urinary tract involving the renal pelvis and extending into the renal sinus fat, renal parenchyma, and into perinephric adipose tissue (pT4).
Renal pelvis, ureters and bladders are displayed through deboning, cutting and rotating, while preserving images of the spine and pelvis.
The differential diagnosis of cystic angiomyolipomas involves distinguishing between mixed epithelial and stromal tumors (previously classified as cystic hamartomas of the renal pelvis, adult mesoblastic nephroma, or renal pelvic or cortical hamartomas), cystic nephroma, multilocular cystic renal cell carcinoma, liposarcoma and vascular malformations.