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What does echogenic nodule in kidney mean?

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Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
Radiology 47 years experience
Not a CYST: A nodule in the kidney represents a mass which needs to be evaluated. If it is a simple cyst then it can be assumed to be benign. An echogenic nodule is something other than a simple cyst and usually means it is solid and requires further evaluation, usually by ct.

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Last updated Mar 12, 2019

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