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TillieSOK Member Posts: 252

Here is what my path report says.  I think you have all the rest of my info:

Tumor site: middle

Tumor size: greatest dimension: 6.7 cm, additional dimensions: 4.2 x 4.1. Cm

Tumor focal it's: Unifocal

Macroscopic extent of tumor: tumor limited to kidney; tumor extension unto renal sinus

Histologic Type: Chromophobe renal cell carcinoma*

Sarcomatoid Features: not identified

Tumor Necrosis: not identified

Histological Grade (Fuhrman Nuclear Grade): G2: nuclei slightly irregular, approximately 15 um; nucleoli evident

Microscopic Tumor Extension: tumor limited to kidney; tumor extension into renal sinus

Margins: margins uninvolved by invasive carcinoma 

lymph-vascular invasion: not identified

patholgy staging (TNM)

-primary tumor (pT): pT3a: Tumor grossly extends into the renal vein or it's segmental (muscle containing) branches

regional lymph nodes (pN): no nodes submitted or found

distant metastasis (pM): not applicable

Pathological Findings in Non-neoplasticism Kidney - significant pathological alterations: benign cyst with no epithelial lining.

* immunohistochemical stains are pending to confirm the diagnosis of Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma.  Results will follow.