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Unusual presentation of more common disease/injury
Unusual presentation of a simple renal cyst
  1. Veena Maheshwari1,
  2. Kiran Alam1,
  3. Manoranjan Varshney1,
  4. Roobina Khan1,
  5. Kavita Gaur1,
  6. S Hasan Harris2
  1. 1Department of Pathology, J.N. Medical College, Aligarh, India
  2. 2Department of Surgery, J.N. Medical College, Aligarh, India
  1. Correspondence to Kavita Gaur, kavgaur{at}


The authors present the case of a 23-year-old woman who presented with a lump in her right abdomen which was 7 cm in diameter. Ultrasonography showed a unilocular cyst, which was diagnosed as a simple renal cyst. This case is presented for its rare occurrence in young females and unusual clinical presentation as a huge abdominal mass.

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