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Case 15666

Renal myelolipoma -- Rare site for extra-adrenal myelolipoma.

Author(s)
Dr Jagdish Puri, Dr Madhuri Ghate, Dr Aniket Jadhav

Krsna Diagnostics PVT LTD; Pawana Nagar Housing Society 411033 Chinchwad, India; Email:madhuri.ghate01@gmail.com
 
Patient
male, 22 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Axial plain CT abdomen.

    Axial plain CT abdomen showing large well defined lesions involving medulla of both kidneys with large fatty component (red arrow) and few nodular soft tissue lesions (yellow arrow) causing thinning of renal cortices...

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Axial contrast CT abdomen

    Axial contrast CT abdomen showing moderate homogenous enhancement of large nodular soft tissue component (yellow arrow) . No enhancement noted in large fatty component (red arrow). Thinning of renal cortices...

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Coronal postcontrast CT

    Coronal contrast CT abdomen showing myelolipoma with predominant involvement of renal medulla and moderately enhancing nodular soft tissue component (yellow arrow) and nonenhancing fatty component (red arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Coronal postcontrast CT

    Coronal postcontrast CT image showing bilateral mild hydronephrosis ( Green arrow ) .Thinning of renal cortices (blue arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
Axial plain CT abdomen showing large well defined lesions involving medulla of both kidneys with large fatty component (red arrow) and few nodular soft tissue lesions (yellow arrow) causing thinning of renal cortices (blue arrow)
 
Axial contrast CT abdomen showing moderate homogenous enhancement of large nodular soft tissue component (yellow arrow) . No enhancement noted in large fatty component (red arrow). Thinning of renal cortices (blue arrow).
 
Coronal contrast CT abdomen showing myelolipoma with predominant involvement of renal medulla and moderately enhancing nodular soft tissue component (yellow arrow) and nonenhancing fatty component (red arrow).
 
Coronal postcontrast CT image showing bilateral mild hydronephrosis ( Green arrow ) .Thinning of renal cortices (blue arrow).
 
 
 
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