Congenital PUJ obstruction

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell


Mild left loin pain

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Male


CT IVP technique ie preliminary injection of 30 mls and delay of 20 mins followed by renal parenchymal phase using 70 mls of contrast.

Gross hydronephrosis with no residual cortical tissue = PUJ obstruction not multicystic dysplastic kidney as has it maintains a reniform shape

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Case information

rID: 17576
Published: 27th Apr 2012
Last edited: 16th Oct 2015
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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