International Urology and Nephrology

, Volume 36, Issue 4, pp 485–487 | Cite as

Renal sinus hemangioma simulating renal mass: A diagnostic challenge

  • Narmada P. GuptaEmail author
  • Pawan Kumar
  • Rajiv Goel
  • Amit K. Dinda


A 47-year-old female presenting with right flank pain and renal mass on ultrasonography was evaluated for renal malignancy. Based on the CT findings and blood aspiration on repeated fine needle aspiration biopsy the patient underwent radical nephrectomy. Histopathology revealed renal sinus hemangioma with normal kidney, perirenal fat and the hilar structures.


Renal cell carcinoma Renal hemangioma Renal mass Renal sinus tumor 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Narmada P. Gupta
    • 1
    Email author
  • Pawan Kumar
    • 1
  • Rajiv Goel
    • 1
  • Amit K. Dinda
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of UrologyAll India Institute of Medical SciencesIndia
  2. 2.Department of PathologyAll India Institute of Medical SciencesIndia

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