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Renal Tumors

  • Richard H. Cohan
  • Ronald J. Zagoria

Abstract

This chapter reviews recent advances in the imaging of renal masses, primarily using computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The focus is on developments in the use of imaging to differentiate benign from malignant renal lesions and to assess patients following treatment for a renal mass.

Keywords

Renal Tumor Partial Nephrectomy Renal Cancer Renal Mass Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard H. Cohan
    • 1
  • Ronald J. Zagoria
    • 2
  1. 1.University of MichiganAnn ArborUSA
  2. 2.Wake Forest UniversityWinston-SalemUSA

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