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Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2001 Jul;44(3):343-4.

Leiomyoma of the kidney--report of two cases.

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  • 1Department of Pathology, Kasturba Medical College, Mangalore.


Renal leimyoma is an uncommon benign tumour, which pose a challenging diagnostic and therapeutic problem. When multiple (leiomyomatosis) they are preoperatively mistaken for malignant tumors. We herein-present one case of renal leiomyomatois developing in a 50 year old male, which was clinically diagnosed as renal cell carcinoma and one case of renal leiomyoma in a 37 year old male.

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