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Diagnostics 2016, 6(1), 2;

Ultrasonography of the Kidney: A Pictorial Review

Department of Radiology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Blegdamsvej 9, Copenhagen 2100-DK, Denmark
These authors contributed equally to this work.
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Academic Editor: Zhen Cheng
Received: 4 November 2015 / Revised: 12 December 2015 / Accepted: 17 December 2015 / Published: 23 December 2015
(This article belongs to the Collection Feature Papers)


Ultrasonography of the kidneys is essential in the diagnosis and management of kidney-related diseases. The kidneys are easily examined, and most pathological changes in the kidneys are distinguishable with ultrasound. In this pictorial review, the most common findings in renal ultrasound are highlighted. View Full-Text
Keywords: renal ultrasound; pictorial review; practical guide renal ultrasound; pictorial review; practical guide

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