Wegener's granulomatosis presenting as multiple bilateral renal masses

Nelson Leung, Steven R Ytterberg, Michael L. Blute, Donna J. Lager, Ulrich Specks, Fernando Custodio Fervenza

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Abstract

In summary, we present a case of WG in which multiple bilateral renal masses were the major clinical findings. This form of presentation is rare, but emphasizes the importance of considering WG in the differential diagnosis when dealing with tumour-like lesions of the kidney.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)984-987
Number of pages4
JournalNephrology Dialysis Transplantation
Volume19
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 2004

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Keywords

  • Anti-neutrophil cytoplasm antibody
  • Granulomatous inflammation
  • Renal masses
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's granulomatosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology
  • Transplantation

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Wegener's granulomatosis presenting as multiple bilateral renal masses. / Leung, Nelson; Ytterberg, Steven R; Blute, Michael L.; Lager, Donna J.; Specks, Ulrich; Fervenza, Fernando Custodio.

In: Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, Vol. 19, No. 4, 04.2004, p. 984-987.

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