Bladder transitional cell carcinoma at the vesicoureteric junction

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Vague left loin pain.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Female

CT demonstrates a mass at the left vesicoureteric junction (VUJ) resulting in a degree of left sided hydronephrosis and hydroureter. 

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with a transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder (subsequently confirmed histologically). 

Case courtesy of Bob Cook, MD. Western Memorial Regional Hospital Corner Brook, Newfoundland.

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Case information

rID: 12779
Published: 9th Jan 2011
Last edited: 13th Feb 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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