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Renal veins

Renal veins

Overview

A renal venogram is a method used to examine the veins of the kidneys, using a contrast material and X-rays.

Update Date 1/5/2016

Updated by: Jason Levy, MD, Northside Radiology Associates, Atlanta, GA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.