Renal artery stenosis

Case contributed by Roberto Schubert


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

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.


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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