Intra-peritoneal bladder rupture

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Day 2 following RTA. Concern over haematuria with normal kidneys on initial CT scan.

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male

Intravesical contrast via urinary catheter administered

Bladder catheter balloon in the intraperitoneal space.

Scanogram, following the introduction of intravesical contrast.

Extensive intraperitoneal contrast.

Hole in right side of bladder dome, which catheter passes through, with ballon outside of the bladder.

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Case information

rID: 20250
Published: 8th Nov 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Urogenital
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