Reporting a Case with Literature Review: Sunitinib Use for Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma Associated with Necrotizing Cavitary Pulmonary Aspergillosis with Aspergillus Flavus

Chronic necrotizing cavitary pulmonary aspergillosis caused by sunitinib is a rare occurrence in the literature. The patient in this case had biopsy-proven papillary renal cell carcinoma, which was treated with radical nephrectomy at first. He presented with progressively worsening abdominal pain, headaches, and a 40-pound weight loss eight months later, and investigation revealed extensive retroperitoneal…
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March 4, 2021 0