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Horseshoe kidney with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Abdominal pain and mass feeling.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Female

The lower poles of both kidneys are seen pointing medially and seen fused across the midline by an isthmus of renal tissue, with anteriorly mal-rotated hila denoting horseshoe kidney. Multiple cysts are present at both kidneys. The largest one on right and left sides measured 64mm and 61mm respectively. A 5mm stone is observed at lower calyces of the right kidney. Mild hydronephrosis is evident at right side. 

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with horseshoe kidney with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease

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Case information

rID: 62723
Published: 28th Aug 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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