Painless hematuria and radio-opaque densities in the left renal area

Academic Article


  • A 50-year-old woman presented with microscopic hematuria. Initial radiological investigations suggested the diagnosis of renal calculi in the left kidney. However, further assessment confirmed a renal artery aneurysm. We discuss the differential diagnosis of radio-opaque densities in the renal area. © 2009 Canadian Urological Association.
  • Authors

    Pubmed Id

  • 12764258
  • Author List

  • Dangle P; Gill K; Biyani CS
  • Volume

  • 3
  • Issue

  • 3