Angiomyolipoma

Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Khateeb

Presentation

Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years old
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

A heterogenous exophytic cortical mass fungating from the lower pole of the left kidney, predominantly of fat density, with areas of soft tissue component and prominent vascularity within. No evidence of retroperitoneal or peri-renal haematoma.

 

Case Discussion

The finding of macroscopic fat within a solid renal mass is virtually diagnostic of a renal angiomyolipoma.

Other incidental findings in this case are a liver cyst and another right renal cortical cyst. Also, there is a left adrenal incidentaloma.

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Case Information

rID: 44940
Case created: 9th May 2016
Last edited: 10th May 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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