Renal cell carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Right flank pain and hematuria.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

A 75×65 mm partially exophytic heteroenhancing mass is present at upper pole of right kidney. There is no sign of local invasion to adjacent structures and fat plane between the mass and right liver lobe is preserved. No vascular extension and no regional lymphadenopathy are noted. 

Mild degenerative changes as osteophytosis are seen at the lumbar spine.

Case Discussion

Pathology proven clear cell renal cell carcinoma.
CT is frequently used to both diagnose and stage renal cell carcinomas.

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Case information

rID: 89613
Published: 16th May 2021
Last edited: 2nd Aug 2021
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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