Suburothelial hemorrhage of the renal pelvis is a well documented complication of anticoagulant therapy. The urographic and CT features of this complication have been described; however, previous reports have included only contrast-enhanced CT. We report a case in which preinfusion CT, with careful evaluation of the attenuation coefficient, was essential in the diagnosis of suburothelial hemorrhage.
- Computed tomography
- Computed tomography, techniques
- Kidney, hemorrhage
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging