Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum: Renal lesions

P. Pavlica, L. Derchi, L. Barozzi, I. Menchi

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Abstract

The sonographic findings for Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum (PXE) observed at the level of the kidneys in seven patients, five with skin manifestations and two without skin or other clinical lesions, are reported. Doplex Doppler sonography was performed in five cases and the resistive index were measured. The detection of the echogenic spots should lead to the inclusion of the disease in the differential diagnosis list with high priority.

Original languageEnglish
JournalUltrasound in Medicine and Biology
Volume26
Issue numberSUPPL. 2
Publication statusPublished - 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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    Pavlica, P., Derchi, L., Barozzi, L., & Menchi, I. (2000). Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum: Renal lesions. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 26(SUPPL. 2).