Imaging of the Indeterminate Renal Mass

Masses in the kidney are one of the most commonly found abnormalities on routine cross-sectional imaging. The nature of the vast majority is obvious on initial findings but a small minority are of indeterminate appearance. This micro skills course describes how an indeterminate renal mass can be evaluated by radiological imaging.

Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Yes, on completion
Course Code
Content Provider
Royal College of Radiologists

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:
  2. Recognise an indeterminate renal mass
  3. Describe a radiological algorithm for the evaluation of an indeterminate renal mass
  4. Define the diagnostic characteristics of the various common solid and cystic benign and malignant renal masses

Course provided in association with


  • This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
  • Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
  • This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
  • You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
  • This micro skills course may contain features that are not optimised for mobile devices.