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Case Reports in Urology
Volume 2013, Article ID 194127, 3 pages
Case Report

Renal Cell Carcinoma of the Kidney with Synchronous Ipsilateral Transitional Cell Carcinoma of the Renal Pelvis

Gaziosmanpasa University Faculty of Medicine Department of Urology, 60100 Tokat, Turkey

Received 30 April 2013; Accepted 6 June 2013

Academic Editors: J. P. Gearhart, C. Liao, and G. Lombardi

Copyright © 2013 Dogan Atilgan 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.


A 73-year-old man was admitted to our clinic with flank pain and gross macroscopic hematuria. Radiologic examination revealed a solid mass in the left kidney and additionally another mass in the ureteropelvic junction of the same kidney with severe hydronephrosis. Left nephroureterectomy with bladder cuff removel was performed, and histopathological evolution showed a Fuhrman grade 3 clear cell type RCC with low-grade TCC of the pelvis.