Normal renal artery - Color Ultrasound


Title: Color Ultrasound - Normal renal artery
Diagnosis: Normal renal artery
Author: Dr.ROSSET Antoine
Comment: Dr. KHAN Haleem
Hospital: HUG
Department: Radiologie
State: Terminée
Date: 21.03.2003
: 4281
Chapter: Urology

Clinical Presentation: Hypertension. Rule out renal arterystenosis.
Comment: The following are the Doppler criteria that areroutinely used for
interpretation: Normal Peak SystolicVelocity(PSV)< 180 cm/sec Renal-Aortic Ratio (RAR)<
3.5End-Diastolic Ratio (EDR)>2.0 Abnormal PSV> 180 cm/sec andRAR >3.5
indicates>60% diameter-reducing stenosis PSV> 180cm/sec and RAR<3.5 indicates
<60% diameter-reducing stenosisEDR<0.2 indicates intrinsic renal disease No flow
Description: The right renal artery is well seen in all itssegments in the axial and
longitudinal plane. The waveform isnormal without any acceleration nor alteration.

Order: 1041
Dislocation: 0
Polytrauma: 0
Open: 0
Pathologic: 0
Operation: 00.00.00
Graft: 0

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