A rare retroperitoneal benign tumor - Castleman's disease


Aridogan I. , Bayazit Y. , SOYUPAK B., ZEREN H., Uguz A. H. , Tansug Z.

UROLOGIA INTERNATIONALIS, vol.69, no.1, pp.69-71, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 69 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1159/000064364
  • Title of Journal : UROLOGIA INTERNATIONALIS
  • Page Numbers: pp.69-71

Abstract

A case of retroperitoneal Castleman's disease - a benign lymphoid tumor - is reported. The tumor is excised totally. A 34-month follow-up period is disease free and uneventful. The preoperative workup presented, its clinical behavior and management are discussed. Copyright (C) 2002 S. Karger AG, Basel.