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Dromedary hump of the left kidney that should not be mistaken for a tumor. The renal pyramids can be seen in the hump

Clinical Info

Incidental finding

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Dromedary hump of the left kidney that should not be mistaken for a tumor. The renal pyramids can be seen in the hump

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse

The same patient was examined years before. Although the renal pyramids are less visible the vascularity was normal making a tumor unlikely

The same patient was examined with CT for other reasons


Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 60
  • Body part: Kidney

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System