Chronic kidney disease

Case contributed by Dr Fazel Rahman Faizi

Presentation

Unconscious patient on dialysis.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

The kidneys show increased parenchymal echogenicity with altered corticomedullary differentiation. 

Case Discussion

Sonographic changes in renal parenchymal disease are non-specific. Biopsy with histopathology is recommended to determine the underlying cause of the renal disease.

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Case information

rID: 67158
Published: 22nd Mar 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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