Incidentally discovered giant renal arteriovenous malformation

Junichi Asakuma, Akira Miyajima, Harutake Sawazaki, Yasunori Mizuguchi, Kenji Seguchi, Keiichi Ito, Tomohiko Asano, Shou Ogata, Seiichi Tamai, Masamichi Hayakawa

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A case is presented of giant renal arteriovenous malformation (AVM). A 61-year-old woman was admitted to the National Defense Medical College Hospital for further evaluation of a renal cyst. Doppler ultrasonography and magnetic resonance imaging revealed a giant renal AVM, although the patient had no history nor clinical sign suggesting an AVM. Under the diagnosis of a right renal AVM, the patient underwent AVM resection.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)322-325
Number of pages4
JournalInternational Journal of Urology
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2001 Sep 17


  • Doppler ultrasonography
  • Giant arteriovenous malformation
  • Kidney
  • Surgical resection

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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    Asakuma, J., Miyajima, A., Sawazaki, H., Mizuguchi, Y., Seguchi, K., Ito, K., Asano, T., Ogata, S., Tamai, S., & Hayakawa, M. (2001). Incidentally discovered giant renal arteriovenous malformation. International Journal of Urology, 8(6), 322-325.