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G Kaur, VR Naik, MNG Rahman
Correspondence: Dr Gurjeet Kaur, firstname.lastname@example.org
Diffusely-infiltrating mucinous adenocarcinoma of the renal pelvis associated with lithiasis and chronic gout is reported in a 61-year-old Malay man. The patient underwent left nephrectomy and vesiculo-lithotomy. This tumour is postulated to arise in response to chronic irritation of the urothelium.
Keywords: chronic gout, lithiasis, mucinous adenocarcinoma, renal pelvis, renal tumour
Singapore Med J 2004; 45(3): 125-126