Case Report
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World J Clin Cases. Oct 6, 2019; 7(19): 3098-3103
Published online Oct 6, 2019. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v7.i19.3098
Primary renal synovial sarcoma: A case report
Huai-Jie Cai, Nan Cao, Wei Wang, Fan-Lei Kong, Xi-Xi Sun, Bin Huang
Huai-Jie Cai, Nan Cao, Wei Wang, Fan-Lei Kong, The Fourth School of Clinical Medicine of Zhejiang Chinese Medical University, Hangzhou 310053, Zhejiang Province, China
Xi-Xi Sun, Bin Huang, Department of Ultrasound, Xixi Hospital Affiliated to Zhejiang Chinese Medical University, Hangzhou 310023, Zhejiang Province, China
Author contributions: Cai HJ and Cao N participated in the design of the report, analyzed the data, and wrote the paper; Wang W and Kong FL collected the medical imaging materials; Sun XX and Huang B designed the report and performed the preliminary revision of the article.
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Corresponding author: Bin Huang, MA, MSc, Chief Physician, Department of Ultrasound, Xixi Hospital Affiliated to Zhejiang Chinese Medical University, No. 2, Hengbu Road, Xihu District, Hangzhou 310023, Zhejiang Province, China.
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Received: April 25, 2019
Peer-review started: May 7, 2019
First decision: May 31, 2019
Revised: June 20, 2019
Accepted: July 3, 2019
Article in press: July 3, 2019
Published online: October 6, 2019
Core Tip

Core tip: Synovial sarcomas are found mainly in the joints and tendons of the extremities, but rarely in the kidneys, and they are most common in children and young adults. Here, we report the imaging findings (notably contrast-enhanced ultrasound), histopathologic immunohistochemistry, and treatment of a case of primary renal synovial sarcoma. The purpose of this report is to help readers further understand this disease.