Author | Krishna Badhey, MD


Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastases to the Lung

September 14, 2005

A 2-month history of cough sent a 62-year-old woman for medical evaluation. The patient denied fever, chills, and rigors but reported seeing streaks of blood in her sputum during the past month. The patient had undergone a right nephrectomy 4 years earlier for renal cell carcinoma.