Renal cell carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr MT Niknejad


Left flank pain and hematuria.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female

An iso dense mass, 56 mm in diameter, was seen in mid pole of left kidney. After IV contrast media, its peripheral portions enhance considerably, but its central portions remain unenhanced. In addition, it shows rapid washout on delayed phase images. 

Case Discussion

Left renal mass; pathology proven renal cell carcinoma.
No vascular involvement, no regional lymphadenopathy, and no metastasis.

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