BMJ Case Reports 2011; doi:10.1136/bcr.07.2010.3174
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Tennis ball kidney of nephroptosis

  1. Yuan-Hsin Chang
  1. Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, Sijhih Cathay General Hospital, New Taipei, Taiwan, Province of China
  1. Correspondence to Yuan-Hsin Chang, alex2tw{at}


A 43-year-old woman presented with a 2-year history of an intermittent focal protruding abdominal mass. She could palpate the mass around the epigastrium when she lies down supine but not in an erect position, and it …

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