Renal artery stenosis

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Severe hypertension of 250/200 mmHg refractory to medical tretament. Unilateral small right kidney on B-mode ultrasound.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

CE-MRA showed a high-grade stenosis of the proximal right renal artery. The right kidney was markedly smaller but smoothly marginated. Parenchymal enhancement of the right kidney was delayed.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 14027
Published: 17th Jun 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.