Computed tomography of renal masses: pitfalls and anatomic variants

Radiographics. 1986 May;6(3):351-72. doi: 10.1148/radiographics.6.3.3685502.


An awareness of potential pitfalls in CT imaging of renal masses helps to reduce needless imaging procedures and surgery.

MeSH terms

  • Carcinoma, Renal Cell / diagnostic imaging*
  • Humans
  • Kidney / anatomy & histology
  • Kidney Diseases / diagnostic imaging
  • Kidney Diseases, Cystic / diagnostic imaging*
  • Kidney Neoplasms / diagnostic imaging*
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed*