Wunderlich's syndrome is a clinical condition defined as a spontaneous renal bleeding of non traumatic origin, contained within the Gerota's fascia. Wunderlich's syndrome is rare. Spontaneous bleeding of kidney tumors, either benign or malignant, represents the more common causes. Classically it presents with acute flank pain, tender palpable mass and clinical hemodynamic deterioration. These symptoms are defined as the Lenk's classic triad. We present three cases of spontaneous renal bleeding

Wunderlich's syndrome: three cases of acute spontaneous renal bleeding, conservatively treated.

Guttilla Andrea
Writing – Original Draft Preparation
;
Crestani Alessandro
Methodology
;
Cattaneo Francesco
Data Curation
;
Zattoni Fabio
Writing – Original Draft Preparation
;
Iafrate Massimo
Writing – Review & Editing
;
Dal Moro Fabrizio
Supervision
;
Zattoni Filiberto
Supervision
2013

Abstract

Wunderlich's syndrome is a clinical condition defined as a spontaneous renal bleeding of non traumatic origin, contained within the Gerota's fascia. Wunderlich's syndrome is rare. Spontaneous bleeding of kidney tumors, either benign or malignant, represents the more common causes. Classically it presents with acute flank pain, tender palpable mass and clinical hemodynamic deterioration. These symptoms are defined as the Lenk's classic triad. We present three cases of spontaneous renal bleeding
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