Obstructing renal calculus

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Left loin and LIF pain.

Patient Data

Age: 75
Gender: Male

There is a 6 mm left mid ureteric obstructing calculus with associated proximal ureteric dilatation, pyelocalyectasis and marked periureteric and perinephric fat stranding. The calculus is at the level of the L4/5 intervertebral disc.

No other renal calculi are demonstrated.

There is a large exophytic renal cortical cyst projecting from the lateral margin of the interpolar region of the left kidney.

Sigmoid diverticular disease, and a para-oesophageal hiatus hernia are noted.

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Case information

rID: 29517
Published: 2nd Jun 2014
Last edited: 9th Sep 2015
System: Urogenital
Tag: rng
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