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Case Reports in Urology
Volume 2012, Article ID 649257, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/649257
Case Report

Osseous Metaplasia and Bone Marrow Elements in a Case of Renal Cell Carcinoma

1Departmant of Pathology, Goztepe Training and Research Hospital, SB Istanbul Medeniyet University, Doktor Erkin Caddesi, Kadıkoy, 34722 Istanbul, Turkey
2Departmant of Urology, Goztepe Training and Research Hospital, SB Istanbul Medeniyet University, Doktor Erkin Caddesi, Kadıkoy, 34722 Istanbul, Turkey

Received 2 August 2012; Accepted 1 October 2012

Academic Editors: J. G. Lee, C. Liao, G. Lombardi, M. Marszalek, and T. Nomura

Copyright © 2012 Seyma Ozkanli et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

Renal cell carcinoma with osseous metaplasia and bone marrow elements is a relatively rare event in these tumors. We discuss pathological differential diagnosis for this tumor with a review of the literature on this unusual case.