Dual Energy CT vs Standard Triple Phase CT-A Randomised Control Trial
Role of Split Bolus Dual Energy Single Acquisition CT in Evaluation of Urological Diseases of the Upper Urinary Tract.
To compare SBDECT with standard Triple Phase Multi-Detector CT (TPMDCT) in renal mass evaluation in terms of appropriateness of treatment received after diagnosis. To determine SBDECT diagnostic accuracy.
Appropriateness of the treatment recieved
Renal Cell Carcinoma
Standard multiphase CT
Study Arms / Comparison Groups
Description: Patients will undergo diagnostic Split bolus DECT scan
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Primary Completion Date
Inclusion Criteria: - Patients with suspected renal masses needing further evaluation with a contrast enhanced CT scan - Patients who are referred for CT Urography Exclusion Criteria: - Patients not willing to participate in the study - Age <18 yrs - Pregnant females - Patients with previous h/o serious allergic reactions or Contrast allergy - Impaired renal function (estimated GFR<45mL/min/mm2) - Sonographically proven benign renal mass needing no further evaluation
18 Years - N/A
Accepts Healthy Volunteers
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi