Acute pyelonephritis

Case contributed by Dr Gagandeep Singh
CT

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

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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