Hydronephrosis

Case contributed by Dr M Osama Yonso

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Right renal colic

Patient Data

Age: 60 y
Gender: Male
Modality: Ultrasound

The right renal pelvis is mildly dilated. There is a component of extrarenal pelvis, but on the longitudinal views, there is mild dilatation of the calyces.

Case Discussion

Urine extravasation can be found at ultrasound examination in up to 24% of cases of acute urinary obstruction.

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Case Information

rID: 17703
Case created: 5th May 2012
Last edited: 21st Nov 2015
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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