Acute Flank Pain: Multi-detector Computed Tomographic Evaluation in the Emergency Room
Clinic of Radiology, Dışkapı Yıldırım Beyazıt Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
Eurasian J Emerg Med 2017; 16: 34-39
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Key Words: Renal, tomography, flank pain
Acute nontraumatic pathological conditions of the kidneys include frequent hematuria, renal colic, and acute renal failure. Infections and renal vascular problems are frequently encountered in an emergency department. In this pictorial review, we aim to discuss patterns of acute renal pathologies and explain hints for differential diagnosis with computed tomographic findings.