perirenal


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per·i·neph·ric

(per'i-nef'rik),
Surrounding the kidney in whole or part.
Synonym(s): circumrenal, perirenal

perirenal

/peri·re·nal/ (-re´n'l) perinephric.

perirenal

(per?i-re'nal) [? + L. ren, kidney]
Extending around the kidney. Synonym: perinephric

perirenal

around the kidney.

perirenal edema
an exaggeration around the kidney of generalized subserous edema; seen only in pigs and cattle.
feline perirenal cysts
uni- or bilateral accumulations of fluid in cystlike masses (pseudocysts) between the renal parenchyma and capsule or entirely extracapsular occur in aged, male cats causing a progressive abdominal enlargement, but not usually renal dysfunction. Called also perinephritic pseudocyst, renal capsular cyst, capsulogenic renal cyst, perirenal hygroma, capsular hydronephrosis and retroperitoneal perirenal cyst.
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In addition to that, fluid accumulations in the perirenal area (black arrow), perirenal stranding, and thickening of Gerota fascia are visible
Neoplastic and non-neoplastic proliferative disorders of the perirenal space: Cross-sectional imaging findings.
The procedure included the placement of a double-J ureteral catheter and a perirenal drainage catheter.
Radical nephrectomy is the standard treatment of renal cell carcinoma with removal of Gerota's fascia and its contents including kidney, perirenal fat, and ipsilateral adrenal gland with or without ipsilateral lymph node.
There is some evidence that sheep fetuses possess more perirenal adipocytes when maternal restricted diet is applied (Symonds et al.
Abdominal CT revealed lacerations of the spleen and liver in addition to perirenal hematoma and left acetabular fracture.
White adipose tissue (WAT) index was calculated following the formula: WAT index (%) = [(epididymal fat (g) + perirenal fat (g))/(body weight (g)) * 100] [25].
This classically is known as the "hairy kidney" appearance which is seen on iodinated CT contrast as the infiltrative process extends into the perirenal fat giving an appearance of an irregular renal border [15].
Perirenal fluid collection, detected 8 days after transplantation during routine ultrasonography, increased on a daily basis.
An extended perirenal subcapsular hematoma was detected in the right kidney with a maximum axial thickness of approximately 46 mm, with contrast enhancement in the late stages of the study.
We present a case of a 67-year-old male with Coxiella burnetii vascular infection of a perirenal abdominal aortic graft.