Cystic Diseases of the Kidney Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Dec 30, 2020
  • Author: Thomas Patrick Frye, DO; Chief Editor: Bradley Fields Schwartz, DO, FACS  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Other problems to be considered include the following:

  • Angiomyolipomas

  • Cysts of the renal sinus (including peripelvic cysts, parapelvic cysts, parapelvic lymphatic cysts, and parapelvic lymphangiectasia)

  • Hemangioma

  • Multilocular cystic nephroma

Differential Diagnoses