Dysplastic cystic kidney: antenatal MRI

Case contributed by Dr G Balachandran


Antenatal ultrasound revealed a cystic left kidney.

Patient Data

Age: 30 weeks gestation
Modality: MRI

Multiple cysts of varying sizes involving the entire left kidney in the foetus. The right kidney and bladder were normal. No other abnormalities were seen.

Modality: Annotated image

Annotation "LK" of abnormal left kidney. 

Case Discussion

 Multicystic dysplastic kidney was considered as primary diagnosis.

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Case Information

rID: 5407
Case created: 17th Jan 2009
Last edited: 23rd Jun 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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