Acute pyelonephritis

Case contributed by Dr Gagandeep Singh
Modality: CT

Focal low attenuation region in the lower pole, compatible with acute pyelonephritis.

Modality: CT

Absent cortical rim sign

Case Discussion

Right sided acute bacterial pyelonephritis.

Note the absence of a cortical rim sign.

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Case Information

rID: 6628
Case created: 25th Jul 2009
Last edited: 18th Sep 2015
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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