The Korean Journal of Urological Oncology 2009;7(3):141-144.
Published online December 1, 2009.
Incidentally Detected Adrenal Pheochromocytoma and Renal Cell Carcinoma of the Same Affected Side
Hae Won Lee , Hyoung Keun Park , Kwang Soo Lee
Department of Urology, Dongguk University Ilsan Hospital, Goyang, Korea
Correspondence:  Hae Won Lee
Abstract
The incidence of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) has been steadily increasing since the early 1980s and, in contrast to the past, today more than 60% of RCCs are detected incidentally. However, incidentally detected adrenal pheochromocytoma in addition to RCC of the same affected side is extremely rare. Here, we report a case of adrenal pheochromocytoma and RCC, on the left side, in a 65-year-old woman. (Korean J Urol Oncol 2009;7:141- 144)
Key Words: Pheochromocytoma, Renal cell carcinoma, Synchronous neoplasm


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