Pelviureteric junction obstruction

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


A ten years old boy was referred for evaluation of left hydronephrosis.

Patient Data

Age: 10 years
Gender: Male

Left hydronephrosis and delayed contrast excretion with pelvic dilatation and normal caliber ureter, suggesting stenosis of the ureteropelvic junction.

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates typical appearances of pronounced left pelviureteric junction obstruction, likely to be congenital. 

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Case information

rID: 60501
Published: 22nd May 2018
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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