Renal Imaging: Cystic and Solid Lesions

  • Derek Prabharasuth
  • Lesli M. LeCompte
  • Lori Landau Dyer
Chapter

Abstract

Masses of the kidney present clinically in various ways including as an incidental finding. In some cases, the diagnosis is made based on imaging (ultrasound, CT, or MR); in other cases, a presumptive diagnosis can be made, and in many, pathologic diagnosis must be made. In addition, in cases of malignancy, staging is often predicated on imaging. In this chapter we review the clinical and radiographic findings associated with solid and cystic lesions of the pediatric kidney.

Keywords

Lymphoma Leukemia Doxorubicin Gadolinium Medulloblastoma 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Derek Prabharasuth
    • 1
  • Lesli M. LeCompte
    • 2
  • Lori Landau Dyer
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of UrologyNew York Medical CollegeValhallaUSA
  2. 2.Division of Pediatrics, Department of Radiology, Westchester Medical CenterNew York Medical CollegeValhallaUSA
  3. 3.Department of Urology, Pediatric UrologyNew York Medical CollegeValhallaUSA

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