Renal artery stenosis

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Severe hypertension of 250/200 mmHg refractory to medical tretament. Unilateral small right kidney on B-mode ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male
MRI

Case Discussion

CE-MRA showed a high-grade stenosis of the proximal right renal artery. The right kidney was markedly smaller but smoothly marginated. Parenchymal enhancement of the right kidney was delayed.

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Case information

rID: 14027
Case created: 17th Jun 2011
Last edited: 12th Oct 2015
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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