Laminated renal stone

Case contributed by Dr Saeed Soltany Hosn


38 year old woman with chronic flank pain and urinary tract infection

Patient Data

Age: 38year
Gender: Female

Laminated stone situated in the right proximal ureter causing hydronephrosis. 

Case Discussion

A  KUB was performed in this patient as part of her evaluation for UTI.The finding of a round  laminated opacity at right renal hilum rised the suspicion of  nephrolithiasis.Further evaluation with ultrasound(not shown here)and IVP demonstrates hydronephrosis.She underwent surgery and  a 5cm brown malodor laminated calcium oxalate stone was extracted.

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Case information

rID: 20050
Published: 31st Oct 2012
Last edited: 2nd Jul 2016
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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