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A lethal staghorn

BMJ 2022; 379 doi: (Published 26 October 2022) Cite this as: BMJ 2022;379:e071630
  1. Li Houng Chen, medical officer,
  2. Thomas Chan, associate consultant
  1. Department of Urology, Sengkang General Hospital, Singapore
  1. Correspondence to: L H Chen lihoung.chen{at}

This is a left renal squamous cell carcinoma arising from a staghorn calculus in a man in his 50s (fig 1).

Fig 1

He presented with severe left sided abdominal pain, …

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