Cervical carcinoma (stage IV with nephrostomy insertion)

Case contributed by Dr Mohammed Alshammari


Investigation for vaginal bleeding.

Patient Data

Age: 40-45 years
Gender: Female

Images demonstrate a locally advanced cervical cancer (stage IV) involving anterior lower rectum with tumor approaching the urethra but without definite urethral invasion. 

Obstructiion of both lower ureters results in bilateral hydronephrosis, though there is still good enhancement of both kidneys. 

There is no distant metastatic disease.

Bilateral percutaneous nephrostomy tubes under ultrasound and fluoroscopic guidance. 

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Case information

rID: 16520
Published: 24th Jan 2012
Last edited: 5th Apr 2021
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