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Similarly, to other renal tumours, the initial diagnosis is made based on local symptoms, such as hematuria, anemia and renal mass.
Its role is palliative, as it may control local symptoms, such as complications of brain and bone metastases.
Comparison of major symptoms and signs of scorpionism, latrodectism and neurotoxic cobra bite Symptoms and signs of Scorpionism Latrodectism Neurotoxic envenomation cobra bite Local symptoms and (+) + ++ signs Degree of local physical ++++ + ++ signs (bite or stingsite) Local pain + +++ + Regional lymph nodes, pain and swelling Systemic symptoms and ++(+) ++++ - signs Generalised muscular +(+) +++ - pain Muscle tone: ++++ + - extremities, abdomen and chest Paraesthesia, ++++ - +++ hyperaesthesia Dysphagia, dysarthria, ++++ ++ + Involuntary movements, ++++ * ++ - tremor, fasciculations Hyperactivity, +++ ++ - restlessness Stretch reflexes - - ++++ Flaccid paralysis +++ * - ++++ Difficulty in breathing, (+) - ++++ requiring vent.
Systemic manifestations (fever, anorexia, weight loss) often associated with local symptoms (flank pain, leg edema, abdominal discomfort) are related to the entrapment of retroperitoneal structures by the fibrotic plaques.

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