Giant renal cell carcinoma: CT and MR characteristics

N. M. Rofsky, M. A. Bosniak, J. C. Weinreb, G. F. Coppa

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A case of an unusually large cystic renal cell carcinoma demonstrated on plain film, CT, and magnetic resonance (MR) is presented. Though the origin of huge abdominal tumors can be difficult to determine, the CT and MR findings were able to correctly diagnose the mass as a malignant cystic kidney tumor.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1078-1080
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1989



  • computed tomography
  • kidney, diseases
  • kidney, neoplasms
  • magnetic resonance imaging

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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Rofsky, N. M., Bosniak, M. A., Weinreb, J. C., & Coppa, G. F. (1989). Giant renal cell carcinoma: CT and MR characteristics. Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography, 13(6), 1078-1080.