Multicystic dysplastic kidney - antenatal

Case contributed by Dr Alexandra Stanislavsky

Presentation

Third trimester obstetric followup. GA 32w2d.

Patient Data

Age: 32
Gender: Female
Modality: Ultrasound

Right kidney enlarged and largely replaced by multiple non-communicating cysts. Left kidney mild pyelectasis.

Case Discussion

Right multicystic dysplastic kidney. 

Mild left pyelectasis will routinely require followup in early postnatal life, however is somewhat more pertinent in this case given the right kidney will be non-functioning.

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Case Information

rID: 48404
Case created: 5th Oct 2016
Last edited: 19th Jan 2017
System: Obstetrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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