DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20150346

Tuberous sclerosis with giant renal angiomyolipoma and sclerotic skeletal lesions in a geriatric patient: role of imaging

Rashmi M. Nagaraju, Bhimarao Patil

Abstract


Tuberous sclerosis is a rare inherited neurocutaneous syndrome, which has multisystem involvement. We present a geriatric female patient with chronic abdominal pain who was diagnosed with giant renal angiomyolipoma (AML) and multiple sclerotic skeletal lesions. Radiological imaging played an important role in identifying these two features and diagnosing tuberous sclerosis in our case.


Keywords


Angiomyolipoma, Computed tomography, Sclerotic lesions, Tuberous sclerosis, Ultrasound

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