Renal abscess

Case contributed by Dr Khairy Abdella

Presentation

Right flank pain with turbid burning urination

Patient Data

Age: 10 years
Gender: Male

CT abdomen

Modality: CT

Thick walled upper polar cystic lesion of average 3x3 cm surrounded by hypoattenuated renal parenchyma .

Thickening of the Gerota's fascia is noted.

Case Discussion

Histopathologically confirmed to be Brucella abscess.

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Case Information

rID: 39951
Case created: 29th Sep 2015
Last edited: 11th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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