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nlee70 posted:
Just recently diagnosted with MALT Lymphoma of Lt Kidney.
B cell non Hodgkins. more test coming.

Hx. Mother died of Renal Cell

Routine physical with doctor and mentioned history, I have no symtoms , Labs and Urine etc, perfect. U/S ordered for screening.mass found.

Ct Abd/Pel done, mass found top lateral portion of kidney. CT guided biopsy done. 4 samples. No Renal Cell but Malt as per above.

Oncologist wants CT Head Chest to cover body.

What happens next ?? I'm not sure !?

Anyone else experience this ?
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