Angiomyolipoma (large, haemorrhagic)

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


Acute abdominal pain and collapse

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male

The patient has multiple small fatty tumours (angiomyolipoma) in both kidneys with a huge lesion on the right measuring up to 25 cm in diameter. This lesion has spontaneously bled with contrast extravasation on the arterial phase from grossly abnormal arteries that are beaded and contain small aneurysms.  No past history of tuberous sclerosis.

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Case information

rID: 19228
Case created: 18th Aug 2012
Last edited: 3rd Feb 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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