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Hematuria, flank pain and elevated LDH

    Author: Carlo Catalano, MD, Rome, Italy
    Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

    1. Patient Presentation
    2. CT Images
    3. CT Findings
    4. Diagnosis
    5. References

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 77-year-old woman presented with right flank pain, hematuria, mild fever and malaise.
    • Results of laboratory tests indicated elevated serum levels of lactate dehydrogenase.
    • Abdominal ultrasound revealed a hypoechoic lesion of the right kidney as well as focal liver

    • Contrast-enhanced CT of the abdomen was performed.