Pelviureteric junction obstruction

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli


Incidental right hydronephrosis on ultrasound. No complaints.

Patient Data

Age: 10 years
Gender: Female

Right hydronephrosis with pelvic dilatation, calyceal blunting and normal caliber ureter, suggesting stenosis of the ureteropelvic junction.

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates typical appearances of a pronounced right ureteropelvic junction, likely to be congenital. 

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Case information

rID: 66077
Published: 6th Feb 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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