Von Hippel-Lindau disease

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


Previous left nephrectomy, routine follow up study.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male

Status post left nephrectomy. The right kidney showed multiple cystic lesion some are complex with solid enhancing components.

The pancreas is almost completely replaced by innumerable cystic lesions. No arterially enhancing lesions seen. 

Fatty liver likely related to chemotherapy treatment.  

Case Discussion

Known case of vHL disease status post left nephrectomy due to renal cell carcinoma, showing pancreatic and right renal cysts, some of which are complex with solid components and worrisome for additional malignancies. 

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Case information

rID: 14117
Published: 6th Jul 2015
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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