A pictorial presentation of CT kidney lesions in adults, particularly kidney cancer. Part 4
Keywords:renal cell carcinoma, lymphadenopathy, oncocytoma, imaging modalities
There are many pathologies that affect the kidneys. The focus of this paper is computed tomography of kidney cancer. Other imaging modalities for kidney pathologies are briefly discussed. A few examples of benign tumours and masses are presented. The bulk of the paper is a pictorial presentation of kidney cancer and its spread to other organs and bones. A range of unenhanced and enhanced CT images are included for self-assessment.
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