MR imaging of xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis

George P. Mulopulos*, Suresh K. Patel, Dennis Pessis

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The magnetic resonance (MR) appearance of a case of xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis is described and compared with CT and surgical findings. Both CT and MR were comparable in displaying the morphology of this uncommon renal abnormality.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)154-156
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1986


  • Computed tomography
  • Kidney, calculi
  • Kidney, diseases
  • Magnetic resonance imaging

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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