VHL Renal Tumors, Bilateral

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Title: VHL Renal Tumors, Bilateral
Description: Axial view of an individual’s midsection showing tumors in both kidneys. The left kidney has a tumor with a dark cystic component and the right kidney has a predominantly solid tumor.

Vista de un corte transversal del cuerpo donde se observan tumores en ambos riñones. En el riñón izquierdo se ve un tumor con un componente quístico oscuro y en el riñón derecho se ve un tumor predominantemente sólido.

VHL-associated RCCs are characteristically multifocal and bilateral and present as a combined cystic and solid mass. Red arrow indicates a lesion with a solid and cystic component and white arrow indicates a predominantly solid lesion.

Los carcinomas de células renales asociados con la enfermedad de VHL suelen ser multifocales y bilaterales. Se presentan como una masa con componentes quísticos y sólidos. La flecha roja señala una lesión con un componente sólido y un componente quístico, la flecha blanca señala una lesión predominantemente sólida.
Topics/Categories: Anatomy -- Genitourinary
Test or Procedure -- Imaging Procedures
Type: B&W, Photo (JPEG format)
Source: National Cancer Institute
Creator: Brian Shuch, MD, Yale University School of Medicine (Photographer)
AV Number: CDR778858
Date Created: February 16, 2016
Date Added: February 22, 2016
Reuse Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and can be freely reused. Please credit the source and, where possible, the creator listed above.