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Mass in kidney ultrasound

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mazen Ghani
24 years experience Radiology
both: Kidney masses on ultrasound can be black or white or both.

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A female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Difficult: to get specific without additional details. In general, uniformly hyperechoic well defined renal masses usually turn out to be benign fat-containing ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Yes: Not all stones are visible on x-ray.
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Dr. Richard Sarle
22 years experience Urology
Unlikely stone: If x-ray don't say stone it usually isn't. 7 mm is very small for u to feel it, pain is unlikely related to mass
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
US raised concern...: ...but a confirmatory test is needed next.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
you need Ct scan: It does not sound like much, specially if you do not have symptoms, but next step wold be a ct scan.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Back Mass: I would not even speculate on what this could be. You should follow with those who are obviously already working this up.
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A female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Careful observation: is mandatory to follow any possible changes.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
47 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Yes, you should be concern.Any mass in the kidney is abnormal and the proper nature of the mass should be determine by other diagnostics test, ct scam ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
33 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Isoechoic: is a descriptive term that means the lesion is similar in grayness/brightness to adjacent liver tissue. It does imply a solid lesion, however. Most ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfred Parkhill Hand
21 years experience Radiology
that depends: If they are not causing symptoms, probably nothing should be done at this time. If they are very large or causing obstruction, a urologist should be c ... Read More
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