Which imaging studies are indicated in flank pain associated with a renal/kidney tumor?

Updated: Dec 11, 2019
  • Author: Bradley C Gill, MD, MS; Chief Editor: Bradley Fields Schwartz, DO, FACS  more...
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Imaging should utilize a contrast-enhanced cross-sectional modality to evaluate the full extent of the neoplasm. Urology consultation is warranted for further workup and treatment. See Renal Cell Carcinoma for more information. 


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