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A case report on two primary malignancies of the ovary and kidney
P. Tsekeris1, S. Mavreas1, A. Zioga2, P. Paizi3, J. Kalef-Ezra4,*
1 Departments of Radiation Therapy,2Pathology, and 4Medical Physics, Medical School, University of loannina, loannina, Greece
2 Departments of Pathology, Medical School, University of loannina, loannina, Greece
3 Departments of Medical Physics, Medical School, University of loannina, loannina, Greece
4 Department of Pathology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Eur. J. Gynaecol. Oncol. 1999, 20(1), 38–39;
Published: 10 February 1999
Multiple primary malignant tumors in the same patient are very rare. Moreover, cases with primary ovarian and renal cell carcinoma in the same patient is an extremely rare phenomenon. In this report, a case with these two primaries is described. Concomitantly, some data suggesting a relationship of these primaries with the hypothesis of hormone dependency of renal cell carcinoma is presented.