Paintbrush appearance

A paintbrush appearance describes the streaky appearances of dilated contrast filled tubules within the renal medulla on IVP or CT-IVU. This appearance is characteristic for medullary sponge kidneys.

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rID: 21078
System: Urogenital
Section: Pathology
Tags: stub, cases, refs
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