Chronic pelviureteric junction obstruction (IVP)

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli


Patient presents with sensation of a left flank mass.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Male

Intravenous pyelogram (IVP)

Left-sided hydronephrosis and delayed contrast excretion with marked pelvic dilatation and non dilated ureter, suggesting stenosis of the pelviureteric junction.

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates typical appearances of pronounced left pelviureteric junction obstruction, likely to be congenital. 

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Case information

rID: 66703
Published: 4th Mar 2019
Last edited: 11th Mar 2020
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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