Pyelonephritis

Case contributed by Dr Salah Aljilly

Presentation

Left side abdominal pain with anorexia and fever

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Male
CT

The left kidney appears bulky with altered parenchymal enhancement. There is perinephric fat stranding. There is free fluid around the left kidney that tracks down the left retroperitoneal space.

The right kidney shows a focal area of hypo-enhancement in the upper pole with a surrounding mild fat stranding.

No stone is seen in both kidneys, along the course of both ureters or in the urinary bladder.

No hydronephrosis.

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Case information

rID: 81119
Published: 16th Aug 2020
Last edited: 16th Aug 2020
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Hamad Medical Corporation

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