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Common Urological Problems

Renal Carcinoid

A rare case of metastatic renal carcinoid

Background
Carcinoid is an endocrine cell tumor with low-grade atypia, which is generally a low-grade malignant cancer with a good prognosis. Metastatic renal carcinoid is even rarer than primary carcinoids.

Case presentation
We present our experience of a patient with metastatic renal carcinoid from the gastrointestinal tract.

Conclusions
The carcinoid tumor… A rare case of metastatic renal carcinoid   



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