Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

Case contributed by Dr Vinay TP


Abdominal pain for 4-5 days.

Patient Data

Age: 45Y
Gender: Female

Case Discussion

45 year old female patient presented with complaints of abdominal discomfort for 5 days.

CT scan with contrast enhancement was done.

Following were the findings:

KIDNEYS: Multiple well defined non--communicating cystic lesions in bilateral kidneys, replacing the normal renal cortex, showing no enhancement on post contrast study. No evidence of hemorrhagic cysts.

LIVER: Multiple well defined subcentimetric cysts in both lobes of liver showing no enhancement on post contrast study.

ABDOMINAL WALL: Wall defect noted in the umbilical region with bowel loops as its contents suggestive of umbilical wall hernia.

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Case information

rID: 38189
Case created: 9th Jul 2015
Last edited: 25th Sep 2015
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