Renal artery aneurysm

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Patient with nonfunctioning left kidney by severe hydronephrosis.

Patient Data

Age: 56
Gender: Female

CTA Abdominal aorta

Computed tomography angiography shows:

  • Right renal artery with caliber and flow preserved. Thrombosed saccular aneurysm at the bifurcation of the right renal artery.
  • Exclusion of left kidney. Renal artery flow tapered and maintained.
  • a spiral splenica artery (no pathological).
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Case information

rID: 20120
Published: 4th Nov 2012
Last edited: 9th Sep 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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