Imaging of Renal Cell Carcinoma

  • Wai-Kit Lee
  • M. Liza Lindenberg
  • Esther Mena Gonzalez
  • Peter Choyke
  • Kevin G. King
  • Raghunandan Vikram
  • Vinnay A. Duddalwar
Keywords: Renal cell carcinoma, ultrasound, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, positron emission tomography


Imaging plays a central role in the contemporary multidisciplinary management of renal cell carcinoma. This
article provides an overview of the current imaging modalities, including ultrasound, computed tomography,
multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging, and molecular imaging, used in the evaluation of renal cell carcinoma.
A summary of the imaging strategies for renal cell carcinoma staging and restaging post-treatment is provided.

How to Cite
Lee, W.-K., Lindenberg, M. L., Gonzalez, E. M., Choyke, P., King, K. G., Vikram, R., & Duddalwar, V. A. (2022). Imaging of Renal Cell Carcinoma. Société Internationale d’Urologie Journal, 3(6), 407-423.
2022 WUOF/SIU International Consultation on Urological Diseases