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CASE REPORT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 117-119

Kidney transplantation after ex vivo excision of an angiomyolipoma from a living related kidney donor


1 Department of Nephrology, Fortis Hospital, Sector – 62, Noida 201301, Uttar Pradesh, India
2 Department of Urology, Fortis Hospital, Sector – 62, Noida 201301, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Manoj Kumar Singhal
Department of Nephrology, Fortis Hospital, Sector – 62, Noida 201301, Uttar Pradesh
India
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DOI: 10.1016/j.ijt.2013.10.001

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A 62-year-old lady was detected to have solitary angiomyolipoma of left kidney during work up as a prospective living kidney donor. Left sided laparoscopic nephrectomy followed by bench resection of renal mass was done. The tissue was sent for frozen section and confirmed to be a benign angiomyolipoma. The kidney was transplanted and post transplant the recipient had good recovery of renal function. The recipients renal parameters remain normal a month after transplant. Donor recovery was uneventful. Final histology report of the resected mass was angiomyolipoma with no evidence of malignancy.


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