Angiomyolipoma (large, hemorrhagic)

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


Acute abdominal pain and collapse

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male

The patient has multiple small fatty tumors (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
Published: 18th Aug 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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