Renal lymphoma in an azotemic patient--usefulness of magnetic resonance imaging.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

An azotemic patient benefited from diagnostic magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the evaluation of his renal mass. This led to suspicion of lymphoma, and provided guidance for percutaneous biopsy. Chemotherapy was then initiated, and an unnecessary nephrectomy was avoided. After a year of follow-up, evolution was stable and renal function significantly improved.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Iselin, CE; Leder, RA; Lacey, J; Gockerman, JP; Paulson, DF

Published Date

  • April 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 33 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 129 - 130

PubMed ID

  • 10360456

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0036-5599

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1080/003655999750016131


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England