A rare cause of renal atrophy: Subcapsular collection presented as a huge perirenal complex cyst

Kilincer A., ÜNAL E., Yildiz O.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL AND ANALYTICAL MEDICINE, vol.8, pp.237-239, 2017 (ESCI) identifier identifier


If left untreated, renal subcapsular collections may result in renal atrophy. The diagnosis could be challenging at chronic stage due to recurrent episodes of hemorrhage which is the reason for the complex appearance of the collection. Herein we report a rare cause of renal atrophy in a 44-year-old man.