Benign (not cancer).
A hidden ticking time bomb of sorts.
Has the potential to
Increasing size equals
Typical size that prompts treatment is between 2.5 – 4 cm, depending on consensus between caretakers, ie urologist and interventional radiologist.
Pre-embolization right kidney angiogram images demonstrating lower vascular blush which corresponds to a 5cm angiomyolipoma:
Post-embolization angiogram image depicting absent arterial supply after being treated with oil and alcohol mixture (Lipiodol and absolute ethanol):