From the case: Acute pyelonephritis

Acute pyelonephri...
Axial C+ portal venous phase
Acute pyelonephritis -- seen as a focal area of low attenuation in the posterolateral aspect of the lower pole of the right kidney.
Modality: CT (C+ portal venous phase)

- “ Right sided acute bacterial pyelonephritis. Note the absence of a cortical rim sign. ”

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