Which imaging studies are performed in the evaluation and staging of renal cell carcinoma (RCC)?

Updated: May 21, 2019
  • Author: Kush Sachdeva, MD; Chief Editor: E Jason Abel, MD  more...
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Answer

Imaging studies used to evaluate and stage renal masses include the following:

  • Excretory urography

  • CT scanning

  • PET scanning

  • Ultrasonography

  • Arteriography

  • Venography

  • MRI

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