Page Kidney

Case contributed by Dr Jayanth Keshavamurthy

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Onset of uncontrolled hypertension over a few weeks

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male
CT

2 minute delayed phase imaging showing a 5 cm enhancing mass in the left mid kidney. There is perinephric hematoma secondary to hemorrhage from the renal mass, which is vascular. This is the cause for Page phenomenon and new onset uncontrolled hypertension.

Case Discussion

After blood pressure control, the patient underwent radical nephrectomy, which proved this to be a papillary renal cell cancer.

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Case information

rID: 68989
Published: 23rd Jun 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Augusta University

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