Focal pyelonephritis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Fever. Case of urinary tract infection.

Patient Data

Age: 20-25 yrs
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Ill-defined echogenicity in upper pole of the right kidney which shows reduced flow signals. Rim of perinephric fluid is noted at the upper pole.

Case Discussion

In view of clinical background, findings favor focal bacterial pyelonephritis.

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Case information

rID: 26932
Published: 15th Jan 2014
Last edited: 11th Feb 2020
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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