Pancake kidney

Case contributed by Dr Sherif Shebl Kotkata


Right loin/flank pain

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Male

Both kidneys are seen in the right iliac region, where the left kidney is crossed and fused with the right one, showing fused upper and lower poles, forming a "pancake" shaped kidney.

Both right and left adrenal glands are present and in their normal anatomical location. 

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Case information

rID: 40366
Published: 1st Nov 2015
Last edited: 15th Jun 2017
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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