Pheochromocytoma

Case contributed by Dr G Balachandran

Presentation

Patient referred for evaluation of hypertension.

Patient Data

Age: 25-30Y
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

Heterogenous signal from the right suprarenal mass with marked central hypertensity suggesting necrosis.

Case Discussion

MR imaging reveals a large well defined mass in the right adrenal gland. Varying imaging protocols show a highly necrotic mass displacing the right kidney. Conventional MR images and MRA are shown. 

Diagnosis of pheochromocytoma was made.

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Case Information

rID: 10249
Case created: 25th Jul 2010
Last edited: 13th Dec 2015
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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