Cross fused renal ectopia with duplicated inferior vena cava

Case contributed by Dr Charlie Chia-Tsong Hsu


Ultrasound showed crossed fused ectopia.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male

Axial and coronal portal venous phase CT images show right to left cross fused renal ectopia associated with duplication of the inferior vena cava. Additional findings include four draining hepatic veins into the inferior vena cava and a thin- walled cystic structure of fluid density adjacent to the right psoas muscle. This is likely to represent an enteric cyst

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Case information

rID: 18067
Published: 5th Jun 2012
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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