Bosniak renal cyst - type IV

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Patient Data

Gender: Female
Modality: CT
Computed tomography shows a unilocular cystic lesion in the lower pole of the right kidney with thick and irregular enhancing walls 

Case Discussion

The probability of malignancy in a cystic renal lesion is assessed by the Bosniak classification.

The classification is based on computed tomography imaging criteria

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Case Information

rID: 22929
Case created: 5th May 2013
Last edited: 26th Jul 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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